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LISTEN: N.M. Students Talk Mass Shootings

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Demonstration organized by Teens for Gun Reform in Washington, D.C., after the Parkland, Florida shooting in February 2018

Let’s Talk New Mexico 3/15 8a: All around the country, students are walking out of classrooms to call for gun control after a decades of deadly shootings in schools. Young folks are saying they can’t keep waiting, and there is widespread support around the country for some gun control, but lawmakers have made little progress. We’ll hear from students around the state about what it's like to go to school in an era of mass shootings.


How do you deal with threats of gun violence? What do you want to see happen next? We’d like to hear from you. Tweet #LetsTalkNM, emailLetsTalk@kunm.org or call in live during the show.







Marisa Demarco began a career in radio at KUNM News in late 2013 and covered public health for much of her time at the station. During the pandemic, she is also the executive producer for Your NM Government and No More Normal, shows focused on the varied impacts of COVID-19 and community response, as well as racial and social justice. She joined Source New Mexico as editor-in-chief in 2021.
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