Parkland students, families fight for change in honor of those lost: Part 2

Seniors David Hogg, Ariana Ortega and others have been fighting for new gun safety legislation and the parents of seniors Joaquin Oliver and Meadow Pollack started non-profits in their memory.
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I was in the hallw with my friend about to my teacher to sign Y back. I saw he looked a little upse he told me there had been another shooting in Santa TRE has been another school shooting in America -- After you hearthat, kd of felt likeime froze F a second. It kind ofther burst of a bubble for us Reporter: The familiar images. There are multiple fatalities -- Reporte stus shaken outside. I Kindt like it was eventually going to happen H too. When does it stop? Reporter: Ten more people gunnown in at least the 22nd school sin year. At point,'v learned themportance of jt cherishing eveec your life. Andvery moment of your life is invaluable. As I waloss the stage, I think I'l a lite nervous knowing that so many people willbe looking me as my name is called. Reporter: Graduation day has for T seniors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Youave tout it on me? Of cose, THAs good luck. It looks ry nice. T does loonice. It's reallyay of mix emotions. That I really that high schoolers in the future don't have to go through. Strange to see myself dressed like this. I will 100%e think of my nd Carmen as walk across that stage. As I wish T she cou be walking across it with me. As I wish she could be going off to col with me. Carm will forer be with me. Ariana Ortega. Matt should be on that stage. Joaquin, he should be on that stage. Reporter: As this chapt cos to a close, students and their families face the age-old question. Wh we go from here? Was looking a Stanford. But there was this kind of awakening within me and I think within lots my cmates as well, of the importance ofng near those that you love and nottakinghem for granted. I decided that maybe the university of Florida me better fit for me. The idea of N beingbl see them the next day,he next Mo-- that's an unbearable ou Being sad is not the best option. Eporter: T Olivers say they'll continue Pou their gy advocacy. Their rofit change the ref. You don't have to pay the pricehat we paito understand what's going on. Nobody told me that. Nobody gave me that ad. I wish somebody gave to me. Andmaybe, M ild have started my fight before thenly PLANETE have. Wake up tomorrow and K on fighting. D survive for4ourso we wake up again keep on fighting.when that is going to end, I don't know Every D is a struggle. Itn't gotten any Sier. Three months. And I don't expect it for th rest of mylife. So the only thing I could do is fight.opened a not for pt called Americans for CLAs and class, children's lives and school safety. We have a pilot program that we're starting WHE parents could go to the school a voluntr and just set up a perimeter. In the mornings when the ING to school. Then in the afternoon when ey're leavg. And I've been in one count where they' going to hire 80 ard security guards and they're mostlyng toe veterans and retired law being an air marshal but for a sc. We need to protect our kids an we owe that to our children to feel safe. Did hogg and about two dozen protesters stormed this publix to stage a . We have to workether to solve these issues. It's long battle ahead. It's Democrat or Republican battle it's an American battle. Reporter:enavid hogg says he'll be taking his political activism on the road. Ver the summer we're going to key congressional districts and making sure T kids affect this most are able to vote on these issues. We have to make sure thepl in power that refuse to take action are N longer in power. 4th will be a date that will scarsforeve but it will by mns push us back. We're notng top until we that's what we're raised as. We are eagles, we will so a we will forever keep ourtims in mind, and they will be our motion to keoing in the future.

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