• Teen Florida shooting survivor begs politicians to take action instead of offering 'thoughts and prayers'

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    Following a school shooting in Florida on Wednesday, many politicians released statements offering "thoughts and prayers" to survivors and victims' families.
    In a CNN segment that's going viral, one teenage survivor says that's not enough.
    David Hogg said: "What we need more than that is action. Please."
    He continued, pointing out that this is the 18th mass shooting of 2018.
    "That's unacceptable. We're children. You guys are the adults. You need to take some action, and play a role. Work together, come over your politics, and get something done."
    Watch the full CNN segment below.
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