by Jason J. Brown - Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Twitter has become one of the easiest, most accessible and best places to follow the latest from your favorite media personalities, companies, friends and more. More than 313 million people use the social media platform each month, guaranteeing you’ll find something that interests you.
Obviously, we’re invested in following those who champion the Second Amendment, embody the shooting sports lifestyle, and advocate for American liberties.
We’ve compiled a list of 8 people you should follow on Twitter in 2017, in no particular order:
Black Guns Matter | https://twitter.com/blkgunsmattr
The brainchild of visionary Maj Toure, Black Guns Matter is a movement gaining momentum across the country that advocates for firearms safety education, training and gun rights awareness in America’s inner cities. Traveling from city to city, Toure’s movement is teaching urban Americans about their rights, destigmatizing gun ownership and providing valuable safety and education to a demographic historically underserved in firearms circles.
Kimberly Corban | https://twitter.com/Kimberly_Corban
Kimberly Corban is an inspirational supporter of the Second Amendment, fearlessly advocating for gun rights. A survivor of a brutal sexual assault, Corban routinely argues tirelessly for the right to keep and bear arms, reasoning that law-abiding citizens deserve the right to be able to defend themselves using firearms. She is a mother, daughter, sister, partner, fighter and a survivor.
Dana Loesch | https://twitter.com/DLoesch
Dana Loesch hosts an award-winning, nationally syndicated daily radio show, The Dana Show: The Conservative Alternative from Dallas, where she also hosts “Dana” on The Blaze television network. Dana appears regularly on NRATV, Fox News, ABC, CNN, and more. Dana’s original brand of young, “punk-rock,” conservative irreverence has found a fast-growing audience in multiple mediums. A former award-winning newspaper columnist, Dana was ranked as one of the top 16 most powerful mothers online by Neilsen and one of the top 30 Under 30 according to the St. Louis Business Journal.
Antonia Okafor | https://twitter.com/antonia_okafor
Antonia Okafor is a campus carry advocate and frequent contributor to NRATV and The Blaze. Antonia has worked to expose liberal bias and abuse on Texas college campuses. She is the founder of the first Network of enlightened Woman organization in Texas, serves as GOP Precinct Chair in her neighborhood, and is one of the nation's foremost campus carry advocates.
Colion Noir | https://twitter.com/MrColionNoir
As host of NRATV’s CNLive, America’s “Urban Gun Enthusiast” brings unique perspective to the shooting sports conversation, covering topics from gun rights in urban centers, hot new shooting gear, and even pop culture and music. Additionally, as an attorney, Noir goes beyond rhetorical banter, offering well-formed legal arguments in support of Second Amendment rights.
AWR Hawkins | https://twitter.com/AWRHawkins
AWR Hawkins writes for Breitbart News and frequently contributes to popular news programming, sounding off with intellect and passion on current events in his trademark southern drawl. AWR routinely appears on NRATV’s Cam & Co., among others, discussing truth in journalism, conservative politics, and American freedoms, including the Second Amendment. He was a Visiting Fellow at the Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal, and he holds a PhD in military history from Texas Tech University.
Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. | https://twitter.com/SheriffClarke
Milwaukee County (Wisconsin) Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr., is one of America’s foremost law enforcement executives, with more than 38 years of professional law enforcement experience. Dubbed “The People’s Sheriff,” Clarke regularly appears in various media circles championing conservative ideas, including protecting Second Amendment freedoms, combatting terrorism, and speaking out against political and social movements he believes are divisive and discriminatory. Despite running as a Democrat, Clarke frequently argues against modern liberalism in the U.S.
Lee & Tiffany Lakosky | https://twitter.com/TheCrushTV
Lee and Tiffany Lakosky are the hunting power couple at the heart of Outdoor Channel’s hit show Crush With Lee & Tiffany. The duo spends their time hunting some of the best game and visiting fans across the nation, sharing their travels, hunts, family stories and fan interactions on Twitter. Whether you follow them on Twitter, watch them on Crush, or meet them at an event, Lee and Tiffany Lakosky not only capture some of the best game, but the hearts of all generations.
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