The March for Our Lives impressed a whole bunch of 1000’s of individuals to gather in cities all over the world — together with West Palm Seaside, Florida, not removed from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort. And native protesters determined to take the March 24th rally to Trump’s yard — or as near it as attainable.
In keeping with BuzzFeed News, an estimated 2,000 protestors walked in the direction of President Trump’s resort, chanting issues like “How many more? Not one more!” Trump was in Florida on the time of the march, where he reportedly hung out .
Actually, the LA Times added that Trump averted his common route between the Trump Worldwide Golf Membership and Mar-a-Lago on Saturday, presumably to dodge the sight of any marchers. The Hill even famous one signal on the D.C. march which learn “Our children are dying! Our president is golfing!” BuzzFeed Information added that the White Home didn’t reply when requested why Trump had altered his route.
Protesters on the West Palm Seaside march advised BuzzFeed Information that they have been there to make an essential level. “We’re here fighting for all children across the states, across the nation. We hope we’ll do some good,” Florida resident Masha Blummer mentioned.
The White Home put out an official statement on Saturday relating to the March for Our Lives. “We applaud the many courageous young Americans expressing their First Amendment rights today,” the assertion learn, in response to a tweet from NBC News. “Keeping our children safe is a top priority of the President’s, which is why we urged Congress to pass the Fix NICS and STOP School Violence Acts, and signed them into law. Additionally, on Friday, the Department of Justice issued the rule to ban bump stocks following through on the President’s commitment to ban devices that turn legal weapons into illegal machine guns.”
On the time of writing, President Trump has not personally launched a press release in regards to the March for Our Lives, nor has he tweeted in regards to the motion. He has, nonetheless, taken time this morning (March 25) to tweet about “no collusion” with Russia.