Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest 'No more silence': 15,000 swarm Capitol at March For Our Lives rally in Phoenix Thousands swarmed the Arizona Capitol in solidarity with March For Our Lives demonstrations across the world fueled by teens demanding gun control. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 6 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Register your digital access. Ricardo Cano and Kaila White, The Republic | azcentral.com Published 6:14 p.m. MT March 24, 2018 | Updated 7:23 p.m. MT March 24, 2018 CLOSE Thousands of people and students gathered at the Arizona State Capitol on March 24, 2018 to protest mass school … [Read more...] about ‘No more silence’: 15,000 swarm Capitol at March For Our Lives rally in Phoenix
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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Marchers, protesters faced off at Phoenix March For Our Lives Marchers and protesters faced off as thousands attended the March For Our Lives event in Phoenix. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 27 Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Register your digital access. March For Our Lives at Arizona State Capitol Anastacia Andrade hugs her 9-year-old son, Alejandro, who joined with the March For Our Lives protesters demand ing "their lives and safety become a priority and that we end gun violence and mass shootings in our schools and communities" march at the Arizona State Capitol on Mar. … [Read more...] about Marchers, protesters faced off at Phoenix March For Our Lives
When Fidel Castro died in 2016, thousands of Cuban immigrants and their descendants paraded through Miami's streets waving the Cuban flag. When Donald Trump himself came to speak to a group of Bay of Pigs veterans who'd rebelled against Castro, the Brigade 2506 vets draped a Cuban flag behind the soon-to-be president.It would be laughable to suggest that any of these Cuban-flag-wavers supported Cuban communism. But a number of Republicans have now decided to smear Parkland massacre survivor Emma Gonzalez, a woman of Cuban descent, as a communist for wearing a Cuban flag patch on her arm during her iconic speech at Saturday's March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C."This is how you look when you claim Cuban heritage yet don’t speak Spanish and ignore the fact that your ancestors fled the island when the dictatorship turned Cuba into a prison camp, after removing all weapons from its citizens; hence their right to self defense," he wrote in a Facebook meme.Ignoring the fact … [Read more...] about Idiots Are Attacking Emma Gonzalez for Wearing the Cuban Flag at March for Our Lives
By Katie Reilly Updated: March 24, 2018 4:34 PM ET Hundreds of thousands of protesters filled the streets of Washington, D.C., on Saturday for March for Our Lives, calling for action on gun control and school safety reform. In the weeks since 17 people were killed by a gunman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, students around the country — following the lead of survivors in Parkland, Florida — have walked out of their classrooms to protest gun violence, lobbied lawmakers to pass gun reform legislation, and planned Saturday’s mass demonstration. As students and adults gathered in Washington, D.C., on Saturday morning, more than 800 sibling rallies were set to take place in cities around the world, according to the protest website. Protesters in Washington, New York City and Boston lined up early Saturday, braving unseasonably cold temperatures in the low 40s. The main stage at the end of March for Our Lives, with the U.S. Capitol in the background, featured … [Read more...] about Emma González’s Stunning Silence for Parkland: The Latest on March for Our Lives
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Monkey Cage Analysis Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events by Kanisha Bond, Erica Chenoweth and Jeremy Pressman by Kanisha Bond, Erica Chenoweth and Jeremy Pressman Email the author April 13 at 7:00 AM Email the author Emma González, a survivor of the Feb. 14 school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, speaks at the March for Our Lives in Washington on March 24, 2018. (Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) On March 24, Parkland, Fla., high school students — in coalition with … [Read more...] about Did you attend the March for Our Lives? Here’s what it looked like nationwide.