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PHOTOS: March For Our Lives in Downtown Reno

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Reno residents gathered in front of the Bruce R. Thompson Federal Building in downtown Reno to take part in the nationwide March for or Lives event to demand action on firearms legislation.

Thousands of people marched to the Reno City Plaza where speakers addressed the crowd. These ranged from local high school students to survivors of the mass shooting at the Harvest Festival in Las Vegas.

Weather conditions challenged participants as it swung from sunny skies to blowing snow. Unlike other marches across the nation no counter-protesters were on hand.

 

Ty O'Neil
Ty O'Neil
Ty O’Neil is a lifelong student of anthropology with two degrees in the arts. He is far more at home in the tear gas filled streets of war torn countries than he is relaxing at home. He has found a place at This Is Reno as a photojournalist. He hopes to someday be a conflict photojournalist covering wars and natural disasters abroad.

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