Are hipsters the new hunters?

Hunting proponents are seeking to recruit new hunters with nontraditional backgrounds. ©Bob Wick/BLM

Are hipsters the new hunters? Ask TWS members Charles Evans and Loren Chase, who were both quoted in a recent article in the Wall Street Journal. “A group of veteran hunters set out last month in a forest northeast of Atlanta with apprentices,” the Journal writes. “Among them, a former vegetarian, a Haitian-born grad student and a farmers-market manager. They wore camouflage and carried crossbows. They were aiming to kill white-tailed deer. But the real target: new hunters.”

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