One Million Moms for Gun Control's NYC-area chapters are excited to announce our rally on MLK Day, 1/21.
Inspired by Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.' message of nonviolence and vision of a better future for our children, we ask you to join us as we show our local, state and federal leaders that we are demanding immediate, meaningful action on common-sense gun control legislation.
This is a family-friendly event, and we encourage all supporters of gun control to attend - not just moms!
Shannon Watts (1MM4GC Founder), Councilwoman Letitia James, Jackie Rowe-Adams (Harlem Mothers SAVE), and Rabbi Joshua Davidson of Temple Beth El of Northern Westchester are all scheduled to speak.
A limited number of signs will be given out, but feel free to bring your own! Be creative, but also respectful.
Please feel free to share with the community!
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To learn more, visit: www.onemillionmomsforguncontrol.org
Schedule of Events:
9:15am: Meet in Cadman Plaza Park in Brooklyn (Entrance at corner of Middagh Street and Cadman Plaza West—A, C to High Street; 2, 3 to Clark Street)
9:20am: Borough President Marty Markowitz will speak and lead us in a moment of silence for Victims of Gun Violence
9:35am: Begin march over Brooklyn Bridge (Pedestrian walkway entrance at the corner of Tillary Street and Adams Street)
10:30am: Rally in City Hall Park, with guest speakers including 1MM4GC Founder Shannon Watts, clergy, local officials (4, 5, 6 to Brooklyn
Bridge-City Hall; N, R to City Hall; J, Z to Chambers Street)
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