The “That ’70′s Present” alum revealed his unsettling connection to Wednesday evening’s mass capturing on the Borderline Bar & Grill in a sequence of tweets urging gun legislation reforms and calling out presidential daughter Ivanka Trump by title to “plead together with your dad!” Her brother-in-law Joshua Kushner, the actor wrote, was on the celebration and “may have simply as simply been a sufferer.”
“Solely cause we’re alive is the shooter selected a distinct evening,” Kutcher wrote Thursday on Twitter. “My coronary heart goes out to the victims. I’ll say it once more… Gun Reform now! Politicians must cease standing behind the greenback and Shield the folks!”
″@IvankaTrump, your brother-in-law was at that birthday celebration. He may have simply as simply been a sufferer. You go to synagogues, you could possibly be a sufferer!,” he continued, referencing final month’s Pittsburgh synagogue capturing that killed 11 folks. “Speak to your dad! Plead together with your dad! Let this be your legacy! Gun Reform now!”
Ivanka Trump is married to presidential adviser Jared Kushner, whose brother Joshua Kushner not too long ago wed supermodel Karlie Kloss.
Kutcher mentioned he was raised as a hunter and is used to weapons. Actually, he mentioned somebody gave him a gun as a birthday present exterior the bar the evening of his celebration.
“I’ve by no means shot it,” he wrote. “I don’t suppose I ever will.”
Kutcher rejected the false selection that politicians typically current between stricter gun legal guidelines and psychological well being enhancements.
“This isn’t an both/or it’s a each!” he wrote. “Help psychological well being initiatives & assist Gun Reform Now!!”
He advocated background checks for gun patrons, improved programs to display house owners and patrons, psychological well being necessities and a federal crackdown on unlawful gun trafficking.
“In case your argument is that these reforms received’t change something I merely ask “What issues would be the reforms create?” Nobody is taking your weapons,” he wrote. “Gun Reform Now!”