Young shooting survivors stepped from school into gun debate
February 16, 2018
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Dead bodies were still inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School when survivors of this week's shooting began speaking out about gun violence. It seemed as if the teens had stepped straight from the bullet-scarred school into the nation's gun debate.
Rather than retreating back into their private lives, the young people who saw classmates slain at the desks next to them are fast becoming advocates for stronger weapons laws and a safer world.
David Hogg, a senior and news director at the high school, recorded video of Wednesday's massacre as he huddled in a room wit...