Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Student: The NRA Is ‘Basically Killing Kids’


On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Wolf,”¬†Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student Alfonso Calderon condemned the National Rifle Association for what he deemed to be a “toxic” and “vile” organization that was “basically killing kids.” Calderon was asked by host Wolf Blitzer about Dick’s Sporting Goods’ decision to raise the minimum age for firearm purchases and stop selling what it deemed to assault-style weapons. Calderon praised Dick’s but slammed the NRA in his response. “I know I just talked about some very depressing issues, but I want to say that is the most uplifting news I have heard in a while,” Calderon said. “It’s been very tough going to my state capitol in Tallahassee and being told that I won’t be able to do anything or the Hill in Washington, D.C., and facing some trouble. But I’m glad to see that companies are finally hearing not only the children’s outcry but everybody in this country who is sick and tired of the dysfunctional laws and system we have set in place. I’m glad that Dick’s Sporting Goods supports common-sense gun laws, such an as 18-year-old should not be able to buy a shotgun or AR-15. That’s just not sensible.” “And I’m

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