March for Our Lives
Coral Springs, FL
Gun violence prevention organization founded by students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS in 2018.
We have a bold, comprehensive policy platform to end the gun violence epidemic in America that claims nearly 40,000 lives every year. If we're going to end this, we need to address the root causes of gun violence. Created by survivors, so you don't have to be one. Read the plan
Issues: Gun Violence,
Activities: Lobbying, Voter Registration,
Register voters, lobby for Peace Plan.
Organized March 24, 2018 March for Our Lives demonstration in support of legislation to prevent gun violence in the United States. Held in Washington, D.C. and over 880 other locations in the US and around the world, turnout was estimated to be between 1.2 and 2 million people in the US.
Speakers urged universal background checks on all gun sales, raising the federal age of gun ownership and possession to 21, closing of gun show loophole, restoration of 1994 Federal Assault Weapon ban.