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Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Survivors of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are surrounded by reminders of the friends they lost. Here, three Parkland teens process the tragedy through music, poetry, and art.
As a survivor of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.. this is my life now: If I’m not at home, I’m in counseling, speaking at a rally, or visiting memorials in the park. Activism is a way to cope, not necessarily to grieve.
The whole time, I was shaking with fear. Now, I am shaking only with rage.
The survivors of the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida have a message for lawmakers: we don’t want thoughts and prayers. We want gun control.
Youth Radio has covered the “youth beat” for 25 years, more than a generation. Sadly, our work now includes regular reporting on school shootings.
Students took to social media and texted their parents while the school remained on lockdown.