teknolojiarsivi.com
teknolojiarsivi.com April 19, 2018


Massive crowds at anti-gun rally in Florida

25 March 2018, 12:54 | Audrey Hill

Massive crowds at anti-gun rally in Florida

Massive crowds at anti-gun rally in Florida

Organizers in Indianapolis will host a rally to protest school violence at the statehouse this weekend, and it coincides with a national march in Washington D.C. surrounding the same issue.

"I'm personally grateful not have had any first-hand experience with gun violence", said Haider, a Prospect High School student.

A little over a month after a school shooting killed 17 people at the Parkland high school, hopeful locals gathered on Saturday to demand change.

A GoFundMe page set up for the event has raised more than $3 million for the marches and victims of the Parkland, Florida, shooting and their families.

"There's been a lot of remberance in the past month, but we have to ask ourselves, 'Why do we keep remembering?'", said Allen Liu, a senior at the McCallie School and one of the leaders of Chattanooga Students Leading Change. "If there are any NRA people here, I challenge them to join us in getting rid of these weapons of war that were used in Afghanistan by our Marines and (have) no place, no place in society", she said.

Marchers will then proceed to the U.S. Embassy on Sussex Drive, Skelly said.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday announced a proposed rule to ban so-called bump stocks that allow semi-automatic guns to fire more rapidly, similar to a fully automatic weapon.

"We can't ignore the issues of gun control that this tragedy raises".

Central Park West
Central Park West

Dorantes told Crux that the Sunday after the Parkland shooting - which occurred on Ash Wednesday - he dedicated his homily to the subject of gun violence and the havoc it's wreaked on both the nation and his parish's own neighborhood.

"It's not about how you go down and what happens to you". During that period, more than 187,000 students attending at least 193 primary or secondary schools have experienced a shooting on campus during school hours, according to a Washington Post analysis. If there's an opportunity for my voice to be heard, to do something, I'm going to take that.

"We want to make sure that we bless and respect the fact that we are on Kumeyaay land", he said.

After a march through Downtown, the rally returned to City Hall for more speeches, including words from Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley, and Hamilton County Clerk of Courts and Ohio First District Congressional candidate Aftab Pureval.

According to recent survey data, numerous policy changes proposed by the Parkland students are broadly popular.

I was 14 years old on the day of the shooting - the same age as seven of the murdered students.

"I think it's a little ridiculous", Benjamin Johnson, 21, from NY, said of the March for Our Lives event.

Students last week staged nationwide walkouts from classrooms.




Other News

Trending Now

Double defeat for challenge to new Congressional map
The old map was an egregious attempt to predetermine congressional elections, which is why they ruled the map as unconstitutional. Supreme Court is weighing whether to set a legal standard for partisan gerrymandering in two cases out of Wisconsin and Maryland.

Alibaba to invest additional 1.44 billion pounds in Lazada, replaces CEO
Last year, the retail titan ramped up its takeover with the launch of its two-hour Prime delivery in Singapore. The statement didn't specify how much of the company Alibaba will own after the latest investment.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 now receiving update to Android 8.0
For the fourth-place carrier, it's pairing a "buy one, get one" deal with a unique and appropriate memento for customers. Reliance Retail offers a 70 percent future buyback specifically for the 256 GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus .

J&K: Five civillains killed in shelling by Pakistan Army in Poonch district
He said the government is taking all the administrative measures to reach out to the affected population in the area. The local villagers were also angry with the slow pace of work on the construction of bunkers in the forward areas.

Probe launched into exile's death
Mr Glushkov is believed to have been close friends with Russian businessman Boris Berezovsky , a reported enemy of Vladimir Putin. British authorities say the substance that poisoned the Skripals is a powerful Russian-developed nerve agent known as Novichok.

Trump May Be Deposed in 'Apprentice' Groping Lawsuit
Trump's lawyers have argued in court filings that the president's comments were "non-actionable fiery rhetoric". Schecter cited litigation against President Bill Clinton in the 1990s in ruling in favor of Zervos on Tuesday.

Release Of 101 Dapchi School-Girls Reassuring - ACF
The extraordinary development brought elation to most of the families, but more heartache for the relatives of the nine girls still unaccounted for.

Leftist city councillor, activist gunned down in Rio
A Rio public prosecutor who wished to remain anonymous said Franco's killing appeared to be politically motivated. Franco was born and raised in a network of favelas , or slums, called Mare, one of the city's most violent areas.

How will Bolton, Pompeo change US-Asia Policy?
Bolton has been a vocal opponent of the administration's North Korea strategy, casting it as overly generous at best. And New York magazine titled its story " Team Bolton: John never promised Trump he wouldn't start any wars ".

Ahed Tamimi 'awarded' 8-month jail term for slapping Israeli soldier
A year after the incident , the military prosecution closed the case and decided that Shomer would not be put on trial. The Israeli soldiers reacted by moving slowly away and Tamimi's mother is then seen intervening.