First, some background: Gun-rights activists are planning to march down Sixth Street Wednesday openly carrying black powder revolvers and long guns such as rifles. Read more below:
Reaction KUT has seen to the announcement has been primarily negative to mixed, with many questioning the wisdom of adding an controversial issue in a crowded scene:
Organizers of the event, the Austin chapter of Come and Take It America, defended the event on Twitter - even retweeting the Austin's police chief's take on the event.
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