Gun control advocates demanded stricter gun laws following a shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas on Sunday October 1.
Using the hashtag #GunControlNow, gun control advocates took to Twitter to raise awareness about gun violence and the need for more control on firearms.
my heart is broken. we NEED stricter gun control laws. how many innocents need to die before we realize there is a problem? #GunControlNow— aidan (@aidan) October 2, 2017
Deeply saddened by the senseless act of gun violence at Las Vegas this morning. 🙏 for the injured & the entire LV community. #GunControlNow— Joe Negan (@mynameisNegan) October 2, 2017
Politicians like Senator Elizabeth Warren and Hillary Clinton supported the cause by tweeting about the ravages of gun violence and the need for more control.
Tragedies like Las Vegas have happened too many times. We need to have the conversation about how to stop gun violence. We need it NOW.— Elizabeth Warren (@SenWarren) October 2, 2017