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Emma Gonzalez

Activist & Advocate for Gun Control

Emma González is an American activist and advocate for gun control. As a high school senior she survived the February 2018 Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, and in response co-founded the gun-control advocacy group Never Again MSD. González gave a viral speech against gun violence, proclaiming "We call B.S." on the lack of action by politicians funded by the NRA.

 

Subsequently, González continued to be an outspoken activist on gun control, making high profile media appearances and helping organize the March for Our Lives.