How the National Rifle Association shapes Wisconsin gun culture

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In this photo taken March 15, 2017, AR-15 style rifles made by Battle Rifle Co., a gunmaker in Webster, Texas, are on display in its retail shop. Lisa Marie Pane/AP Photo

Roughly a quarter of white Americans prioritize the Second Amendment’s right to bear arms over all other freedoms, according to research in the new book “Race, Rights, and Rifles.” We talk with the book’s author about the origins of the National Rifle Association and modern gun culture.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Royce Podeszwa Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Alexandra Filindra Guest

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