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PHOTOS: Students Stage “Lie-In” by White House to Protest Gun Laws

PHOTOS: Students Stage “Lie-In” by White House to Protest Gun Laws

Students lay on the ground in shifts, 17 at a time, at a protest on the north side of the White House Monday. They were there to protest federal inaction on gun laws in the wake of a mass shooting at a Florida high school on February 14. Two local high school students, Whitney Bowen and Eleanor Nuechterlein, organized the protest through a group they named Teens for Gun Reform. Students and families across the country are planning a march in DC on March 24 called “March for Our Lives.”

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

Student protest White House lie in gun laws

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