Voices of Philadelphia youth on gun violence, fear for their future

6/28/2022 10:30:00 AM

GUN VIOLENCE FEARS: A whopping 63% of the 1,300 Philly teens surveyed admitted to fears about gun violence and concerns about the impact it's having on their communities. We meet two teens who candidly discuss their concerns.

GUN VIOLENCE FEARS: A whopping 63% of the 1,300 Philly teens surveyed admitted to fears about gun violence and concerns about the impact it's having on their communities. We meet two teens who candidly discuss their concerns.

GUN VIOLENCE FEARS: A whopping 63% of the 1,300 Philly teens surveyed admitted to fears about gun violence and concerns about the impact it's having on their communities. We meet two teens who candidly discuss their concerns.

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Matt O'Donnell interviewed two 15-year-old students who are part of the Philadelphia Youth Anti-Violence Group ' Enough is Enough: Students Against Gun Violence '.House on Friday and was signed by President Biden on Saturday morning.The man was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, and was later pronounced dead.Cone’s re-election earlier this year to new people joining the board of directors.

, a freshman from the Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter School and Cayla Waddington , a sophomore from Mathematics, Civics and Science Charter School, candidly discussed the issues, fears and concerns they have surrounding the escalating gun violence in their community.They surveyed 1,300 young residents in the city between grades 7-12 on their concerns about violence.Cornyn, Sinema, Chris Murphy, D-Connecticut, and Thom Tillis, R-North Carolina — who seized the moment and used a distinctive combination of policy expertise, legislative experience and political courage to push past obstacles that had repeatedly stymied previous attempts at compromise.Matt shares the findings of their survey in which 63% said they were worried about the safety of their family and friends.He was rushed to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead..Ad “It came together very quickly, and I think it’s because we all have this common desire to help address the fact that folks across our country were afraid and begging us to do something to save lives while also protecting the constitutional rights of Americans,” Sinema said.

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