Quantcast

Parkland School Shooting 1 Year Anniversary—The Survivors Speak

Parkland School Shooting 1 Year Anniversary—The Survivors Speak

Photo Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

It has officially been one year since the Valentine’s Day school shooting in Parkland FL. In the last 365 days there have been walkouts, marches and rallys but the scars remain for the students and their families. Many of the survivors and those that survive the victims, spoke out on social media. Take a look at some of the tweets below:

In the 365 days since the Valentines Day massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida, there have been 349 mass shootings in the United States. According to Gun Violence Archive (@gundeaths on Twitter) more than 42,000 Americans have been killed or injured by gun violence and more than 3,400 of those are kids and teens aged 0-17.

Watch this clip from CBS This Morning as one student reflects on the last year and says she still does not feel safe. Our hearts are with the victims and their families on this tragic day.