thousands of protesters They left this Saturday at streets of the main cities of USA for demand greater control for the possession of weapons after the recent massacres.
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There are some 300 protests summoned in Washington, Florida, Míchigan, Portland o Nueva York in a wave that began after the death of 19 minors y two teachers murdered in a College of Uvalde, Texasand the murder of ten black people in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York.
Las demonstrations were summoned for the March for Our Life, a organization founded by surviving students from slaughter perpetrated in a Parkland Institute, Florida, in 2018when 17 people died.
“It just is”, declared the District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowserduring the demonstration on the capital federal. I can talk like alcaldeseas madrefor the million americans y alkalds Americans who ask that the Congress make your worked. And his job is protect us, protect our children from gun violence”depending on the string CBS.
All the speakers they appealed to the senatorsthe main stumbling block for impose more control to the possession of armasand warned them that they will not be re-elected if they do not act.
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“If our Government can’t do anything to prevent 19 children from being murdered in their own schoolthat are beheadedthe time has come to change who rules”, raised David Hogg, survivor of the Parkland attack.
Other survivor y foundress from March for Our Lives, X Gonzalezmentioned “they are killing us” e implored al Congress what intervene.
“This time it’s different because it’s not one political issue, sino moral. Do not give left and rightbut good or bad. It’s not about condolences and prayersbut of courage y action”, he argued for his part Yolanda King, granddaughter of Martin Luther King.
there was also demonstrations in places tan emblematic as Parkland o Brooklyn, in New York, where he New York Mayor Eric Adams, joined the protest.
“Los kids are not replaceablebut the senators Yes. Vote”, o “I want to feel safe at school” were some of the slogans written on banners and they chanted slogans against National Rifle Association (NRA) principal pressure group against the regulation of the possession of weapons.
The first March for Our Lives meeting to more than 200 thousand people in 2018. Now the summoners they bet on demonstrations plus little in more cities and wait a few 50 thousand people in Washington.