Walk the Talk on Gun Violence

  • Week of February 25, 2018
“This is a teachable moment on top of a moment for potentially profound social change” Mayor Bill de Blasio, New York City
“In the tragic wake of the seventeen lives brutally cut short in Florida, politicians are telling us that now is not the time to talk about guns. March For Our Lives believes the time is now.” March for Our Lives Mission Statement

Mark your calendars for March 14th and March 24th when all-of-us must keep step with our sure-footed youth leaders to demand that Congress keep students safe from gun violence.

  • On March 14th at 10am the #NationalSchoolWalkout, created by the Women’s March Youth EMPOWER, will take place for 17 minutes in schools across the country. Make sure yours isn’t absent. #Enough

  • On March 24th, March For Our Lives, created by, inspired by, and led by students, will take place in DC and cities across the country.

Talk is cheap, all-of-us must honor the courageous teen survivors and the innocent victims at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and walk the talk against gun violence.

Here’s how:

  1. Join the #NationalSchoolWalkout. If you are a parent, teacher, or administrator, advocate for your school to participate in this historic event.
  2. Call your local school board and advocate for schools in your district to participate in the #NationalSchoolWalkout. Get information and resources here. Remember, you don’t have to be a parent to advocate to your school board.
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  4. Join March for Our Lives in DC or your local march.
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