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Demonstrators channel anger, sadness over Florida and Maryland school shootings into calls for action

Demonstrators channel anger, sadness over Florida and Maryland school shootings into calls for action

WASHINGTON — Chanting “No more” and “Vote them out,” hundreds of thousands of students and protesters poured into the nation’s capital Saturday to channel sadness and anger over school shootings into spirited demands that lawmakers curb gun violence.

Less than six weeks after one of the worst school shootings in U.S. history — and four days after two students were shot at a school in St. Mary’s County — participants in the March for Our Lives rally said the event would take its place in history alongside past rallies on behalf of women, black men, gay...

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