Gun Control March Is Largest Youth Protest Since Vietnam

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Demonstrators hold up signs during a rally at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, Fla., as a part of the nationwide protest against gun violence across the U.S., Saturday, March 24, 2018. More than 20,000 rallied in Orlando, according to crowd estimates. (Joe Burbank /Orlando Sentinel via AP)

Charlie Goodman looked at the massive crowd around him, the largest youth-led protest in Washington since the Vietnam War era. He listened to people speak about toughening gun laws. They included some of his peers at the Florida high school who’ve sparked this movement, as well as the 9-year-old granddaughter of the Rev. Martin Luther King.

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