Parkland shooting survivors on activism: "We’re what every American should be"

  • Published on Mar 19, 2018
  • Since the shooting deaths of 17 people at Stoneman Douglas High School last month in Florida, survivors have mobilized the Never Again movement. Their goal is to overcome political obstacles in an effort to influence gun legislation. Among the most vocal students are seniors Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg. They join "CBS This Morning" to discuss the movement and why they expect changes to happen.
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  • Scorpius Malfoy
    Scorpius Malfoy Month ago +1

    Good for Emma she's very confident, sad she's getting all this hate!

  • Cristian Hernandez
    Cristian Hernandez 2 months ago

    These kids didn't even go their, they are actors

  • jason walters
    jason walters 3 months ago

    SHEEPTARDS dumb down zombies to CONTROL

  • Icy Alt
    Icy Alt 3 months ago

    “This is America”

  • Arturo Rodriguez
    Arturo Rodriguez 3 months ago +1

    So this is how liberty dies? With Thunderous applause

  • AD
    AD 4 months ago

    I like how every comment is criticizing these 2

  • Brother Juggernaut
    Brother Juggernaut 4 months ago

    This girl dont know how to do anything, yet she knows what will make America better.

  • mitch ervin
    mitch ervin 4 months ago

    I think I'll buy me a new Glock this week

  • NUGNESS123
    NUGNESS123 5 months ago

    lol love this propaganda. cant wait for the next one

    DECEPTION INDICATED 5 months ago

    This movement won't last long. They should of used the real survivors, if there were some.

  • bunnywunny 234
    bunnywunny 234 5 months ago

    Emma Gonzalez is so brave.

  • Isaac Rosales
    Isaac Rosales 5 months ago

    Survivors.... Makes me laugh ... It has a totally different connotatiin than if u just called them viktims... They are altering these morons ego...Americans. SHOULD KNOW BETTER...

  • Juan Martinez
    Juan Martinez 6 months ago

    Nothing u can do will stop this

  • Gene Howard
    Gene Howard 6 months ago

    She wasn't even she was in the school

  • Gene Howard
    Gene Howard 6 months ago

    Its staged, they don't really care

  • Quincy Gillespie
    Quincy Gillespie 6 months ago

    Lol Emma González is a walking identity crisis

  • Adrian Wilson
    Adrian Wilson 6 months ago


  • Rae Gordon
    Rae Gordon 7 months ago

    Emma Gonzalez and David Hoag are HEROES. We should be trying everything possible to decrease gun violence. We haven't tried tighter gun control though

  • Rickertsred
    Rickertsred 7 months ago

    "How'd that election go for ya little buddies? Got sum Dems elected? Gonna get guns banned? Trample some American freedoms? Got sum lefty libs on your side?...........Na, you didn't!" -Stewie.

  • Yagirly Girl
    Yagirly Girl 7 months ago

    I don’t believe nik did the shooting I honestly don’t (I support him not the MSD kids ) this whole thing was obviously 🙄 a set up

      EDUARDO 7 months ago

      Yagirly Girl what in the world

  • Steven Haire
    Steven Haire 7 months ago

    the Hitler youth camp in full effect...I understand the kids want to be safe but those protesters are being used to push a tryanical un-American agenda

  • Clarrissa and Brenda
    Clarrissa and Brenda 8 months ago

    Ok everyone, first CHILDREN HAVE BEEN KILLED!!!!!! AND WE ARE NOT GOING TO DO ANYTHING?!???!!!! Second, if you don’t like it DONT WATCH IT!

  • CJ Smith
    CJ Smith 8 months ago

    Praising you for your intelligence?! HAHA. Bro. You two can barely legally buy a pack of cigarettes. Shut your mouths you have no idea what you're talking about children.

  • SarahsCooterSmiles
    SarahsCooterSmiles 8 months ago

    Hmmm word is they are more than science buddies, they are cousins

  • A R
    A R 9 months ago

    Emma Gonzalez is not poised she is unstable everyone can tell. I get these kids went threw something tragic but news flash this has happened before an will happen again. I don’t want to say there words don’t matter but they don’t to the higher ups. They don’t care 🤷‍♀️.

  • Aura Companion
    Aura Companion 9 months ago

    She is smiling because she knows she's famous now lol

  • Kevin Gallagher
    Kevin Gallagher 9 months ago

    A bunch of kids telling adults that they know better...give me a break . Because they raised the age to 21 to buy a firearm, the voting right should change to 21 as well ..

  • Tmoni 78
    Tmoni 78 10 months ago

    This is so sad. Not saying it was right what the killer has done. The system failed him. He had behavioral mental disorders since birth. Also what I researched is one of the kids named Emma gonzalez and a few people at that school plus his brother bullied him for a long time which can trigger him to snap. Think about it... that on top of teachers who label a kid instead of getting help for someone like him.... lastly his mother died. He was only 19 and he had fake caretakers to pretend to care for him to get his 1 million dollar inheritance left by his parents..... he told the police he was repeatedly getting attacked and he lost his mom. My point being everyone around him caused his demise. Those triggers played a major portion of this tragedy and what sucks... no one wins in this situation it’s a mess. I understand the march... but my is point that the killer showed Americans what can happen when a system can fail someone like him and the kids he tragically killed. Bullying isn’t ok. Labeling isn’t ok. Lack of community help to the mental ill is not ok. Period. Peace and blessings to everyone affected.

  • Silver Mareep
    Silver Mareep 10 months ago

    Hot damn the negativity here is crazy. Well, i support what they do and they will always have my support.

  • Francisco Lopez
    Francisco Lopez 11 months ago

    Why aren't you asking for armed bodyguards at your schools? All the laws in the world are not going to stop evil people from doing evil!

  • blackbeltbeatdown
    blackbeltbeatdown 11 months ago

    Would love to knock Hogg's teeth out

  • Jacob King
    Jacob King 11 months ago +2

    These kids are so ugly

  • Ryan Rivera
    Ryan Rivera 11 months ago


  • john wick
    john wick Year ago

    Nothing like a couple degenerate queers tell the rest of us how to live our lives.

  • Joseph Forgey
    Joseph Forgey Year ago

    No they are not americans they are communists who need to shut up

  • Cameron King
    Cameron King Year ago

    Blah blah blah blah blah

  • Your wise cousin Joe

    These two people look to me very fake. Its totally different from the videos they have shown themselves to the world when they are in private.

  • AP
    AP Year ago

    Liberal puppets!!!😉

  • Souless Valleys
    Souless Valleys Year ago

    Whats wrong with that guy on the right?

  • Kalyn Walker
    Kalyn Walker Year ago

    What does your race or sexuality have to do with any of this? Stfu

  • John hogerheide
    John hogerheide Year ago

    Them two are banging

  • MaxKol
    MaxKol Year ago

    Fake News. This was not grass roots. The Tides Foundation and George Soros funded and organized this.

  • Tz5n
    Tz5n Year ago

    Australia's Restrictive Gun Laws Are Working Nearly As Well As Chicago's


    I dont agree that Emma allows for David to keep lying and saying that he is a survivor when he wasnt there he got there after the shooting!!

  • Skip carlson
    Skip carlson Year ago

    Scientific fact your brain is not fully develop until you're 25 :-) that kid has a face most punchable :-)

  • taltal milal
    taltal milal Year ago

    Omg that Emma girl is so stupid. I can't watch her anymore. Cringe!!!

  • Future Child
    Future Child Year ago

    That girl is giving off a thousand mile, communist lesbian vibe. And the Hogg is giving a psycho FBI vibe. The most unusual friendship combo ever, but ideology is the key.

  • Dav2Kink
    Dav2Kink Year ago

    @6:08 Who Balances a check book anymore ?
    I Just check your balance by text message

  • mgb gt
    mgb gt Year ago

    9 dead in school
    In the national gun-free zone of communist China, adolescent students are regularly the victims of knife-wielding, homicidal maniacs, in attacks which are rarely reported by the Western media. Despite the fact that guns were confiscated from Chinese citizens long ago, these attacks continue with shocking regularity and violence.
    The latest of these bloody attacks occurred on Friday in Yulin, China - part of the rural northwestern province of Shanxi - where nine middle schoolers were killed, and 10 others injured, after 28-year-old Zhao Zewei went on a stabbing spree as classes were being dismissed for the evening. The city of Yulin is now stepping up security in the area and has placed over 2,100 police officers on patrol near schools in an attempt to prevent future attacks.

  • Dan dan The tv man

    Why do they call them survivors. I bet they weren’t even near the shooter. Because I went to the military does that make me a war veteran??

  • Quico
    Quico Year ago


  • Cheap Jewish Man
    Cheap Jewish Man Year ago

    We’re what every American should be...😭😭😭

    • Bob Lee
      Bob Lee Year ago

      brainwashed sheep nope im 15 and have more sense than these brain washed sheep
      and emma should blame herself "we ostracized him"

  • mark12345574
    mark12345574 Year ago

    They say that they don't mind getting death threats but are afraid of guns. Funny stuff.

  • SpacedStorm 65
    SpacedStorm 65 Year ago

    Both of those kids don’t know what there talking about

  • Jacob Estrada
    Jacob Estrada Year ago

    Dude I want her to be the president and David the Vice President

  • oldstyle analog
    oldstyle analog Year ago

    I call it the mass stupid generation..shoot these stupid kids...they remind me of a dying horse..just shoot them again.lmfao...

  • Digangana Medhi
    Digangana Medhi Year ago

    More power to these young activists.😊 thank you for standing up for what you believe is right.folks show some empathy what they have been through is tragic.stop name calling.

  • Mike Paraboschi
    Mike Paraboschi Year ago

    More people die from alcohol and it’s effect than guns especially in young people

  • D͙i͙g͙i͙t͙a͙l͙ S͙o͙l͙d͙i͙e͙r͙

    Look at the number of "unlike" to "likes" 😂😂👏👏 Shows you that most people aren't buying the mainstream media's BS propaganda

  • G Alien
    G Alien Year ago

    So she bullied a mentally ill kid until he had a breakdown, let's sit down and hear what she can teach all of us.

  • My British Tea bag

    Wait is Emma a boy or a girl I'm confuse ?

  • David Ralphs
    David Ralphs Year ago

    When Emma was on the Ellen show she was sitting on the couch Indian style as if she were a celebrity being interviewed.

  • Snoop Eastwood
    Snoop Eastwood Year ago


  • AlphaSilva CEO&Trader

    Forget blaming Nicholas Cruz it was the gun who did it on its own 😒😒

  • S Allen
    S Allen Year ago

    Unfucking unbelievable. Leaving millions of americans defenseless. Nice. Thanks for decided my future.

  • Big Pun
    Big Pun Year ago +1

    She forgot to wear her communist Cuban flag on her right shoulder for this interview.

  • Robert Fredericks

    davey talks about a short span of attention. how are we confused about where he was when the shooting started hiding in a class or home safe with mommy

  • Robert Fredericks

    We are what every American should be . Lets see davey lies about where he was the day of the shooting not at school during the shooting .Emma admits how she bullied the shooter this pair are not a good example of what good kids should be doing .Great leaders they are not shut down the lies & bullying . crisis actors ?????


    LIARS? we got enough in government and banking system.

  • Egg On
    Egg On Year ago

    I would rather hear stories from the supposedly 14 who were wounded, true survivors.. I don't want to hear from these two fakes.

  • Austin reed
    Austin reed Year ago

    Looks like we have to stop tornado drills and fire drills because just like active shooter drills they distract day to day learning environments, but just like tornados, and fires laws and regulations wont stop someone from taking lives, because if they are committing a CRIME what is not preparing or regulations and laws going to do.

  • Derek KingsX
    Derek KingsX Year ago

    If they ". The government" takes away our second amendment rights, your rights to assemble and to protest will soon follow. The answer isn't gun control , It is a better mental health system and people making sure there firearms are secured from mentally unstable people, children, unqualified, and untrained people! I admire you for your efforts but be careful not to trample on people's rights. I do have the right to protect myself and my family, because as you know all too well security and the police could do nothing to protect you guys! God bless you!

  • William Milligan
    William Milligan Year ago

    Why do they look happy?

  • Stefani Alonso
    Stefani Alonso Year ago

    this stupid girl needs to get a life and stop trying to become famous! so tired of her and stop blaming trump !

  • Jim McCracken
    Jim McCracken Year ago +2

    These two young Americans are getting death threats, this is wrong. The Broward County Sheriff's department should do something about this.

  • Idtapp
    Idtapp Year ago

    Dude, who doesn't think the mass killings of people isn't a problem.

  • Caleb Fielfing
    Caleb Fielfing Year ago

    2/3 of the 3 Stooges

  • Someguy Yup
    Someguy Yup Year ago

    These kids just want to be part of something because they can’t form their own opinions even though they know nothing of how the world works.

  • Retarded Pancakes

    Nothing matters.

  • John Doe
    John Doe Year ago

    This United States Marine should rip those bald eagles off each and everyone of their shirts. You are a disgrace to this country and a historic symbol of freedom.
    The American Bald Eagle and the Rattlesnake.

  • Sean Salcido
    Sean Salcido Year ago

    this was a mess..

  • Chris Smith
    Chris Smith Year ago

    The anti-freedom liberals will never stop trying to take away our rights. Don't fall for this emotional BS they are pushing. Don't give up your rights because you will never get them back.

  • Sam Mann
    Sam Mann Year ago

    Disgusting- get out and vote - vote vote vote - let’s all vote for the far left wing commies to take our rights away because the far left wing ideology has worked so well in the democratic run cities like Chicago and Baltimore! No thank you - go back to school stop being lead like brainwashed sheep and wake up to the communist ideology and educate yourself on how many lives have been slain under that ideology

  • La Loba Blanca
    La Loba Blanca Year ago

    I support these kids and feel for them and what they've gone through - however, they are so young, and I have seen them carry themselves without the grace and maturity that comes with adulthood. I've seen them be so disrespectful to the adults they address, and all it does is distract from what they are trying to accomplish - and the reform they want is good. They need an adult to reel them in when they get too cocky or disrespectful, and help them to get their message across in a more mature and effective fashion

  • 1veryreal
    1veryreal Year ago

    Are these not the weirdest kids you’ve ever seen?

  • Jordan Williams
    Jordan Williams Year ago

    This is the EPITOME of, you have to b white to be heard. If ur from this area u know EXACTLY what I'm talking about. This is a perdominatly white school in a WEALTHY area, I wonder if this was a perdominatly black school, like Dillard r B.A, would they get this amount of attention & get people to listen instead of writing them off as thugs like they always do black people....

  • Spencer Jensen
    Spencer Jensen Year ago

    It’s a republic

  • Katie Marie
    Katie Marie Year ago

    Emma does not do a very good job at conveying her message. She's snarky and immature and that is why she is not being taken seriously. What she said about her and Cameron Gasky's relationship was laughable and she completely missed the gist of the question.

  • Israel Galvez
    Israel Galvez Year ago

    I challenged anyone to prove to me that a tiny book stops AR-15 bullets, it's been more than a week and not one person has taken the challenge.

  • mike andrews
    mike andrews Year ago

    They're too white for the media.

  • Alyssa
    Alyssa Year ago

    I wonder how much money she’s makes with all this

  • Eric 1
    Eric 1 Year ago +2

    I'm sorry, but Emma is so unlikable. good lord... makes me cringe

  • Victor Gonzalez
    Victor Gonzalez Year ago

    3:56 look at that acting, this whole segment is scripted! As soon as the lights turn off they are best friends! Wake up people please

    • Victor Gonzalez
      Victor Gonzalez Year ago

      And at 5:00 look at him stutter! Im not a psychologist but i know people

  • Renee Palmer
    Renee Palmer Year ago

    you 2 are complete scammers !! wanna' b's

  • Christian Moreno
    Christian Moreno Year ago

    What about interviewing the mourning parents that lost their children?

  • Guillermo Dominguez

    😒 they just love to hear themselves talk

  • Its Spiritual
    Its Spiritual Year ago

    This country is a Constitutional Republic, not a democracy!

  • Saidakine
    Saidakine Year ago

    Stop treating them as adults or challenge their opinions . Can’t have it both ways

  • Scuba Steve
    Scuba Steve Year ago

    If they are what America should be, this country is doomed. A girl who bullied the school shooter and a kid who calls people names openly, then when someone responds he doesn’t like, he asks liberal idiots to boycott them. Yeah this is what we need.

  • Slush The husky
    Slush The husky Year ago