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18: The number of times a firearm has discharged a live round on a school campus in the U.S. in the first 45 days of 2018, according to @Everytown. Enough with the hollow "thoughts and prayers" from lawmakers. We need action. #StonemanShooting
Among the victims, 17 people are confirmed dead and 14 are injured. Others are still missing. #StonemanShooting
The Sandy Hook Massacre should have been a call to action but over 5 years later, here we are again, tweeting about another school shooting. #StonemanShooting
One of the most horrifying elements of this latest attack is that we watched it happen on social media in real time. #StonemanShooting
“Gun violence behaves in the exact same way as most other sicknesses or diseases. It's a public health issue.” 33,000 people die each year as a result of gun violence but the NRA has made research effectively impossible.
Further, the extreme efforts from the gun lobby show that the political priority is NOT student safety, but more guns in more hands, with fewer regulations. #StonemanShooting
This lack of care is reflected in our gun laws. #StonemanShooting
Access to guns is only one part of the problem as, “The [Trump] administration and its policies are doing a lot to stoke white nationalism in this country.” #StonemanShooting
It’s difficult, but we must keep working toward the reforms young people deserve. Here are some concrete ways to take action. 👇 #StonemanShooting
We know how hard it is to watch this happen over and over again. If you need to check out, here are some tips. #StonemanShooting
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