Student Organizers Share Frustration And Heartbreak At This Weekend’s March For Our Lives Rally

In 90-degree heat, hundreds of protesters came out Saturday morning to support Denver’s student-organized March For Our Lives Rally. One speaker, Rhiannon Danborn, a 16-year-old high school student from Arvada West High, shared what it was like growing up in a world of mass shootings.

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Young people across the country organized marches and rallies to once again urge policymakers and voters to enact stronger gun safety laws.

KGNU’s Alexis Kenyon, Shannon Young and Areyana Proctor put together a sound collage of interviews and speeches from this weekend’s Denver and Longmont marches.

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Alexis Kenyon

Alexis Kenyon is an experienced radio reporter with more than 15 years of experience creating compelling, sound-rich radio stories for news outlets across the country. Kenyon has master's degrees from the University of California, Berkeley, Graduate School of Journalism in radio broadcast and photojournalism. She has worked in KGNU's news department since 2021 as a reporter, editor, and daily news producer. In all her work, she strives to produce thought-provoking, trustworthy journalism that makes other people's stories feel personal. In addition to audio production, Kenyon runs KGNU's news internship program and oversees the department's digital engagement.
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