As the Parkland students hid from the shooter these are the text messages they sent

  • Published on Feb 17, 2018
  • Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. tell their stories of hiding under desks and texting their loved one as an active shooter terrorized their school. Their experience has led many to call on leaders to do more to stop mass shootings. Subscribe to The Washington Post on RUclip:
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  • ttv urgarbkid
    ttv urgarbkid 6 days ago

    2:15 the ar 15 he had was not fully automatic

  • Alexanderpro_1
    Alexanderpro_1 8 days ago

    Take guns, uses knives, take knives, Timmy can’t make PB&J sandwich... it just doesn’t work

  • Alexanderpro_1
    Alexanderpro_1 8 days ago +1

    3:16 her logic is like the girl who says, “if you’re homeless, just buy a house”

  • Alexanderpro_1
    Alexanderpro_1 8 days ago

    People are annoying, Yeah I am lost died... but screw trump 🤪

  • Kwai Noir
    Kwai Noir 9 days ago

    The sad part about this is that when this was happening I was at school and was only 8 minutes away

  • RïverMøøn
    RïverMøøn 19 days ago

    1:13 "we just sat and watched tv-" BISH MY MOM WOULD BE STEALING MY DADS AK47 (he is a cop) AND GOING TO THAT BUILDING WITH HIM.

    • RïverMøøn
      RïverMøøn 7 days ago

      @Flighty_Boi lol jk your parents love you. but my parents would do that

    • Flighty_Boi
      Flighty_Boi 7 days ago

      RïverMøøn boi

    • RïverMøøn
      RïverMøøn 7 days ago

      @Flighty_Boi no, it would. also your parents would probably let you die in the he school.

    • Flighty_Boi
      Flighty_Boi 8 days ago

      RïverMøøn and I say bish why are saying something that would never come true

  • xd_bullet777
    xd_bullet777 29 days ago

    I agree with the guy we need a physiological evaluation for people to get guns also we need people to be older

  • WJR
    WJR Month ago +1

    god that girl talks so loud my phones on the lowest volume setting

  • Kishore Kumar
    Kishore Kumar Month ago

    Any Aussies here can u plz tell me if this could happen to us I think aus is a safer place rip those young souls

  • Andres cruz
    Andres cruz Month ago

    175,000 crazyshit 366 video he posted before the shooting

  • first name last name

    were the did that past right next to him there a video

  • Alexanderpro_1
    Alexanderpro_1 Month ago

    *Lol these people are the 2010’s version of a hippie*

  • bumpkin 2
    bumpkin 2 Month ago

    Lol rekt

  • Spook Gaming
    Spook Gaming Month ago

    Take the guns away you are a dumb country

  • Jonathan Mam
    Jonathan Mam 2 months ago +1

    ROTC nibbas protecting America

  • Gabriela Nicole
    Gabriela Nicole 2 months ago +2

    I fear everyday going to school
    I fear not coming home once I walk out that door

  • chaseon4wheels
    chaseon4wheels 2 months ago

    “Weapons of war” stfu

  • Ronaldo Ferreira
    Ronaldo Ferreira 2 months ago

    Voces devem envestigar os agentes louis wilson negro alto vos grossa e seus amigos que estao formando facção pela america usando remedios pra envenenar pessoas e roubando cartoes a morte a ocultacao de cadaver pra rituais satanicos . e simples e pegar wilson e interroga-los que chegaram a varios criminosos do fbi a terrorismo os qual eles apoiam com armas e outros tipo tirando da cadeia a varios delitod

  • Alex Friedman
    Alex Friedman 2 months ago

    The left soo jumped on this for trying to take 2nd ammendment rights away. Now we have false flags like NewZealand.

  • Kayla McCall
    Kayla McCall 2 months ago


  • Mm Tv
    Mm Tv 2 months ago

    I like Jamie gutterberg... She died also

  • Tryingtobesunshine 28
    Tryingtobesunshine 28 3 months ago

    It's not the gun it's the person. I don't understand why people won't accept that. Taking away guns will not solve the problem: if one responsible adult had a gun just imagine how many lives could have been saved.

  • E Bartlett
    E Bartlett 3 months ago +1


  • Taylor Taylor
    Taylor Taylor 3 months ago

    2:57 preach

  • Junior Ramos
    Junior Ramos 3 months ago

    its sad to think at school your safe when actually your not secured for when a real lockdown happens at your school. Those 17 kids didn't deserve to die, they had their lives ahead of them. Like Nicholas Dworet, He wanted to be a swimmer but he never had the chance because of this. And losing so much victims at schools makes t he whole community fall apart and they try hard to fight but they dont have that much stregnth to overpower the bad guys...Rest in peace to those 17 victims that passed away on Feburary 14th 2018 also known as Valentines day and the day florida lost 17 community members..You will be mist Greatly.

  • Sky Rose
    Sky Rose 3 months ago +1

    this just made me so heartbroken like how could someone be so stupid to use a gun like that. so many people died and I am so sad for all the students and teachers whose lives were lost. this just shows how disgusting this world really is and it’s horrible. I hope the families of lost loved ones are okay and have gotten through this. fly high angels 💔

  • Craig Army soldier 1642
    Craig Army soldier 1642 3 months ago +17

    xxxtentacion: Rest In Peace to the kids who lost their lives in the parkland shooting

  • iBot
    iBot 3 months ago +1

    3:23 yes you are.

  • Teddygalbis
    Teddygalbis 3 months ago +2

    Better to have a gun and not need it, than need it and not have it.

  • GeographyGamerii
    GeographyGamerii 3 months ago

    17 🙏🏻

  • Preston Good
    Preston Good 3 months ago

    Yea gun control won’t do crap you can still buy a 32 round glock mag

  • Aspen
    Aspen 3 months ago

    Literally not even a month after this, my school got a threat that there was an active shooter on campus and then 10 minutes after that, that there was active bombs on campus.

  • Caroline Jacobson
    Caroline Jacobson 3 months ago +2

    I just can’t imagine what those people’s parents are going through! We must keep them in our prayers! 🙏🏽😢

  • aidan Kennedy
    aidan Kennedy 3 months ago +1

    It’s not the guns fault

  • Alexya Ariana
    Alexya Ariana 3 months ago

    2:50 damn chill😂😂😂

    • abby xox
      abby xox 3 months ago

      he has every right to act like that though. he went to school that morning for an education but left knowing that many of his classmates were injured and dead. gun control is an issue in america and he knows that, he’s making it aware to everyone around. I don’t understand why he needs to “chill” when he’s venting about a serious issue that costed many lives to be lost.

    • Sakura Sombra
      Sakura Sombra 3 months ago


  • Aisha Granger
    Aisha Granger 3 months ago

    We know what's right or wrong
    Trump: * Gives billions of dollars to Israel *

  • Dave Pawson
    Dave Pawson 3 months ago

    The five minute delay on the security cameras probably had a lot to do with it. Why is the real question.

  • Non-Living Alien Frog Hooman

    The shooting happened very close to where my old house in Florida was . . .

  • Nelson Alvarez
    Nelson Alvarez 4 months ago +1

    2:46 to 3:14 bravo Kid 👏

  • Nau
    Nau 4 months ago

    I wanna send my kids to normal school but honestly, I will never. No way I am risking. Thats just sad and scary.

  • Liam Lindsey
    Liam Lindsey 4 months ago

    my school met up in the auditorium and I gave a speech. it made me cry. it was insane

  • Laura Rodriguez
    Laura Rodriguez 4 months ago

    Jaime got shot :c

  • Vicki Lalane
    Vicki Lalane 4 months ago

    One year today, may these angels who went through something that should never be experienced by anyone, rest in paradise

  • Jake Morgan
    Jake Morgan 4 months ago +1

    I’m sorry this is off topic but why does that kid have an accent

  • Destiny Williams
    Destiny Williams 4 months ago +9

    I’m this isn’t the time to play but , the second girl voice is hella annoying.

  • AwkwardUnicorn
    AwkwardUnicorn 4 months ago

    If I were them I would’ve texted my mom and dad
    Then if I could I would record it. So if somebody found it atleast I’ll have meh last moments

  • Lilly Denyer
    Lilly Denyer 4 months ago +1

    Why are there so many British people in parkland

  • Watermaria
    Watermaria 4 months ago

    I’m just ......I don’t have words for this....what has this world come to? I’m crying my eyes out.

  • Nee Time
    Nee Time 4 months ago +30

    The guy at 2:46 obviously has passion and a point he wanted to say. And he's right - we should be logical.

  • charlie Dilltardē
    charlie Dilltardē 5 months ago +1

    its a shame only one guy with a gun was there that day, a teacher could have shot the shooter. 17 didnt need to die, arm the teachers!

    • Kaelee Mucha
      Kaelee Mucha Month ago

      That's just getting more guns involved and even more gun access to students and teachers that could be future school shooters. The idea is to have less access to guns and make them harder to get into the hands of possible murders.

  • Tuesday Tea ☕︎
    Tuesday Tea ☕︎ 5 months ago +13

    I lost 3 friends and my best friend lost her brother. This day forever haunts me. I am a Parkland resident and this makes me cry 😭

    • Gooby likes cake Potatoes
      Gooby likes cake Potatoes Month ago +1

      I am so sorry for you. Things will get better I promise! Keep praying. There will always be an angel looking down at you.

  • Kameron Spencer
    Kameron Spencer 5 months ago

    "Weapons of war"... an AR-15 is not a weapon of war, let alone even technically an assault rifle lol. Semi automatic, shoots .226 (most of them at least), and it was literally created as a knock off M-16, smaller caliber bullet, fixed semi automatic fire rate, and given the state, has multiple restrictions on variability and attachments allowed on said AR-15.

  • REAVER 14
    REAVER 14 5 months ago

    Evil will always exist and can not be solved

  • REAVER 14
    REAVER 14 5 months ago

    An AR 15 is not a weapon of War, not even close. No soldier would ever carry one into battle oh, that is just ridiculous. People need to stop listening 2 media propaganda

  • Mask Cuber
    Mask Cuber 5 months ago

    Y are they all liberals talking

  • just random
    just random 5 months ago +1

    the second girls voice is so annoying,totu

    APCWORLDSUXAZ 5 months ago

    most generic text messenger app eva!!!

  • iBot
    iBot 5 months ago +38

    Imagine being that one kid who faked sick because of a test that day. How lucky you would feel.

    MEME SLOTH 5 months ago +1

    One girl was asked by a shooter: “You still believe in god?” The poor soul said “You know I do!” And then was knocked on the ground and shot. God bless to all victims, not just of this, but of all shootings, and we wish best to all friends and families too.

  • William Witham
    William Witham 5 months ago

    Liberal, It was NOT A WEAPON WE DESIGNED FOR WAR, the ar-15 was not issued for war, also my fathers .38 has the same power, .223 is a squirrel hunting round get fucjing educated

  • Robert L
    Robert L 5 months ago

    Numerous teachers said they saw the shooter wearing a gas mask ????

  • Summer Snow
    Summer Snow 5 months ago

    Can the USA just stop guns shooting in school and change the law just for guns and knifes 💙

  • vicki baker
    vicki baker 5 months ago

    Ar-15 is not a weapon of war. It’s an armalite rifle, it’s not an assault rifle. It’s a semiautomatic. We don’t need gun control, this is obviously a mental health issue! When will everyone understand that. You’re supposed to blame the person pulling the trigger not the inanimate object. We blame drunk drivers when there are car accidents, not the inanimate objects, car control isn’t gonna help. Are you kidding me wake up!

  • Michael Foster
    Michael Foster 5 months ago

    2:50 hate to brake it to you but a ar15 is a civilian weapon

  • Francisko Picasso
    Francisko Picasso 5 months ago

    I was the 522,000 sub

  • Boreas Experiences
    Boreas Experiences 5 months ago

    AR-15s are not "weapons of war." The military does not use them. They look much like the M-16 which the military does use. The AR-15 was specifically made as a civilian sporting rifle. They are semi-automatic, meaning just one round fires per pull of the trigger. Like most handguns you will come across.

    • slither se
      slither se 5 months ago

      Thank you, someone that is not ignorant about guns. That kid could have done just enough damage if more with a 12gauge shotgun, or a ak47 7.62 round or any gun.

  • N H
    N H 5 months ago

    We got offered a school exchange program to America and many students refused to go just because of America's gun culture. Live in Australia btw.

  • claire bear
    claire bear 6 months ago +1

    I know why school shootings in America are still going on it is because Mr Donald Trump isn't doing anything about!! And America is a dumb country if Donald Trump is its leader!
    Sorry Americans But we all know its true

  • kara degracia
    kara degracia 6 months ago

    first guy to speak looks like casey cott oml

  • Cyder
    Cyder 6 months ago

    *teacher* School is a safe environment kids!
    *school shooter* Your first! *shoots*
    *teacher* *shrugs* I hate my life...

  • Shreya Parmar
    Shreya Parmar 6 months ago

    1.1k inhumanes disliked.

  • EveNevar
    EveNevar 6 months ago

    the shooter didn’t get the gun himself. he got it from a relative. so this situation wouldn’t have been stopped from gun laws. if someone really wanted to commit a crime they’d get a gun illegally. people like this need mental support and Jesus. or maybe just make it so you need training and a license in order to get a gun idk.

  • gracie kelly
    gracie kelly 6 months ago

    I’m not saying that all teens are gonna get a gun and go shoot people but you know there seem to be times when they do and it’s a problem at the beginning of this year there were 11 shootings by the end of January wth is so wrong with our government that they can’t do anything

  • gracie kelly
    gracie kelly 6 months ago

    If 18 year olds can’t buy alcohol or lottery tickets why can they buy a gun if there not trusted with those things why would you trust them with guns and why can people legally buy weapons that are used in war

  • Kek 9
    Kek 9 6 months ago

    Why do most students sound like Foreigners?

  • Anna Anson
    Anna Anson 6 months ago

    i think in japan or somewhere, to get a gun, you have to go through training sessions, get a license, have drug and mental stability tests done, your criminal background checked, etc. why isn't it like that in america?

  • keeto
    keeto 6 months ago +3

    That girl talking about how it should be easy to solve the problem but offers no solutions

  • ToiletIdeas
    ToiletIdeas 6 months ago

    Ok GUUUUURL, nah, gun control ain't just a thanos snap, think about ig.

    ЯΣIGП 6 months ago +1

    “We’re not a dumb country” lol her voice is so annoying too just saying that bahahahah

  • Ricky Medina
    Ricky Medina 6 months ago

    Ar-15’s aren’t used by the military though. I want the evaluation though. But AR-15’s aren’t being used by the military

  • Think Of A Mexican Name

    All the other kids with the pumped up ki- fuckit You know what I'm refferencing

  • What Should I Write Here?

    If this EVER happened to me I would hug my friends and stay hugging them. I WOULD NOT LET GO. I would text my family and cry into my friends shoulders. And I am not Christen but I would pray at that moment. I am so sad you guys had to deal with that. Rip to those 17 people

  • Sea Unicorn .3.
    Sea Unicorn .3. 7 months ago

    The constitution prevents us from getting better gun control. Not the president, he couldn't pass a law if he wanted, it is a legal right to own a gun and it can only be taken away if you are a felon, Nikolas Cruz was NOT a felon, therefore no matter what, the government could not take away his right to own a gun.

  • Hermelinda Lorenzo
    Hermelinda Lorenzo 7 months ago

    We had a cold red we survived

  • BlackNinjaTh
    BlackNinjaTh 7 months ago

    2:46 I don’t mean to joke but this guy has no clue what he’s going on about

  • Neo The Hedgehog
    Neo The Hedgehog 7 months ago


  • fox in a barrel
    fox in a barrel 8 months ago +2

    One childs life is worth more than all the guns on earth. Rip parkland shooting victims.Prayers to u ur family and freinds

  • Russian Guy
    Russian Guy 8 months ago +1

    Oh great here go all the people talking about gun control...

  • Sofia Malovka
    Sofia Malovka 8 months ago

    IM SORRY BUT THAT GIRLS VOICE IS SO FUNNY "I wAs TeXtinG *voice crack* my FrIeNds"

  • Sam Reilly
    Sam Reilly 8 months ago

    RIP all the 17 that died. U all should be alive right now. If the FBI had done their job I would of . A lot of ifs but I sadly aren't. Gun control laws won't fix anything. Most shootings happen in a place with gun control laws and people couldn't defend themselves. Gun control laws will only make it worse. Do I really think that will stop people? You can always get guns. And honestly as sad as those lives lost that's nothing compared to many big cities. U take away guns u take away peoples right to defend. Plz don't even bother trying to prove me wrong or whatever I will not be responding.

  • Restart
    Restart 9 months ago

    How did I get from fortnite to here?

  • OpMarcus 7
    OpMarcus 7 9 months ago +3

    *when the guy comes in the school if were all going to die anyways... MIGHT AS WELL FIGHT WITH OUR PENCILS TO STAB HIM
    Srsly tho, so sad 😞

  • OpMarcus 7
    OpMarcus 7 9 months ago

    *when the guy comes in the school if were all going to die anyways... MIGHT AS WELL FIGHT WITH OUR PENCILS TO STAB HIM
    Srsly tho, so sad 😞

  • Ducky Yt
    Ducky Yt 9 months ago

    Gun control

  • Jocye.Bites
    Jocye.Bites 9 months ago

    “I know we’re not a dumb country...” sis....

  • Andrew Zapar
    Andrew Zapar 9 months ago

    See this is why my school has drills for this they say over the pa staff meeting in 2 minutes at front office and we hide I grab the mini flag and make a cross with my finger if it was real

  • envie
    envie 9 months ago

    “It’s okay bb” her friend says

  • yea boi
    yea boi 9 months ago


  • Ian Latta
    Ian Latta 9 months ago

    i am proud to be british now

  • Chris Ziesmer
    Chris Ziesmer 9 months ago +1

    her voice is so annoying