Session Type(s): Panel
Starts: Thursday, Aug. 2 3:30 PM (Eastern)
Ends: Thursday, Aug. 2 4:45 PM (Eastern)
The Kids are More than Alright: How Youth Will Save Us from Gun Violence
Posted by Netroots Nation on Thursday, August 2, 2018
Standing in solidarity with the Parkland students and young people across the United States, the 50 Miles More, Team Enough and March for Our Lives teams are keeping the national spotlight on gun reform in hopes that no child will live in fear of gun violence. The voices and fresh ideas of our youth are building intersectional coalitions of new and experienced organizations. What can we learn from the past? How do we support our young leaders to achieve true policy reform? And how do we sustain the momentum in light of continued tragedies and diversion tactics?