The Betsy Riot is a gun control lobbying group that has surfaced on social media. According to their website, they tell their members to “respect the anonymity of others.” However, also on their webpage they call on their supporters, “to prank, to lambaste” and to cause “individual acts of gun culture sabotage or public disruption.” They have started several Twitter hashtags that specifically target gun rights groups and their message. However, during the 2016 Christmas holiday season, they took it to a new level.
Texas Rep. Stickland reacts to strange gift
#Texas Representative Jonathan Stickland of District 92, representing Tarrant County, is no stranger to controversy. On the issue of gun rights, the National Rifle Association has given him a scorecard of ninety-two percent. The Michael Bloomberg-funded gun control lobbying group Everytown has frequently targeted Stickland for criticism.