Article from Town Hall by Beth Baumann.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is known for being a gun control zealot. He’s done everything in his power to make gun ownership as minimal as possible. But now, he’s taking aim at private property.

During an interview with NY mag, de Blasio said something rather scary: that the government should control property, meaning the average American shouldn’t have a right to own buildings or homes.

It’s rather scary that someone who is a star in the Democratic Party admits that he wants to create a utopia here in America. How do other socialist countries start? With the people being disarmed. Then the government moves to control every aspect of a citizen’s life. And that’s exactly what de Blasio wants to do.

Read the entire article at Town Hall.

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