(March for Our Lives)
“I am scared there will be gun violence on the march ... but this is why we need to march,” said one student who survived the attack in Parkland, Fla.
Protestors from Los Angeles to London marched, held signs and chanted during “sibling marches” of the March for Our Lives rally.
Trump spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said “keeping our children safe is a top priority of the President’s.” After leaving his golf club in Florida Saturday, Trump’s motorcade took a longer, less-direct route back to his Mar-a-Lago estate, away from his typical route near a park where a March for Our Lives demonstration was planned.
“The media would have completely and utterly ignored your story,” Colion Noir of NRATV said, claiming the teens are promoting the stripping of Second Amendment rights.
“You are not only the future—you are the conscience of America and you can change the direction of our nation."
— Sen. Chris Van Hollen on Twitter
“Today, we grab our signs, we lace our shoes, and we get ready to roar. See ya there."
— Parkland student Delaney Tarr on Twitter
“Protest is good way of making a point, but making a change will require both sides finding common ground."
— Sen. Marco Rubio on Twitter
“I'm ready to change America and save lives are you?”
— Parkland student David Hogg on Twitter
“History in the making.”
— Parkland student Jaclyn Corin on Twitter
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