Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Students demand legislation to end gun violence and remember victims on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine school massacre
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Research bolsters the demands driving the student-led protests that have taken...
Common Dreams staff
High school students
"What you are doing is of national significance," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)...


Oh look. Another shooting. This one, in Charlotte, killed two and wounded four. They join the sickening tally that is America today - 40,000 gun deaths a year, 115 so far in 2019, roughly a mass shooting a day. With 95% of schoolkids undergoing active shooter drills, they are now the tender experts: In a gut-wrenching PSA for background checks from March For Our Lives, see one advise a roomful of horrified adults how to stay alive. Watch, weep, act.