Gun store owner: Freedom is slipping away in the U.S.

Benjamin Pollock, a gun store owner in Lakeland, Florida, worries that the United States is heading toward communism and urges Americans to stand up against what he sees as a “runaway” federal government. “I see encroachment on the Second Amendment and I see people cowering down,” he said. “They’re talking about hiding their guns. They’re … Read more

Run, Johnny, Run

Dozens of agents swept into the Pollock residence before dawn on June 30 to try to capture two people charged in connection with the Jan. 6 protest in Washington, D.C. Olivia Pollock, 30, was caught, but her brother Johnny wasn’t found and is one of the few Capitol breach defendants who has been charged but … Read more

Florida protester rejects “domestic terrorist” label

Below are excerpts of an interview with Olivia Pollock, who joined thousands of Americans who streamed into Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6 to protest the results of the 2020 presidential election. She and her brother, Jonathan Pollock, are among more than 500 people who were charged in connection with the event. We spoke outside the … Read more