Norton Joins Students At Walk-Out Rally At Capitol To Demand Common Sense Gun Reform
Norton Joins Students at Walk-Out Rally at Capitol to Demand Common Sense Gun Reform
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WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today spoke at a walk-out rally at the U.S. Capitol led by students from across the District of Columbia region to demand Congress take meaningful action to end gun violence.
“I was in the sit-in generation on the front lines of the civil rights movement as a member of Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)—but we were college students,” Norton said at the rally. “Never, before today, have Americans so young become ‘take charge’ activists leading a national movement. Some of you are too young even …