25 years ago, Congress established a background check system. Since the rise of the internet, guns have become accessible to those who shouldn’t have them.
The malice and aggression that suffocates most politically-charged public events was absent. Perhaps, this is due to the maturity and poignant power dynamic of student organizers.
After the 18th school shooting since the start of 2018, Butler joined the national conversation around campus safety in the event of an active shooter.