Students Travel to Florida to Protest ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law
11 Mar 2014
Posted by Elise Durham
Morehouse senior Stephen A. Green, pictured above, speaks at a rally on the steps of the Florida Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla.
“I’m amazed to see how many people came out on a Monday and sacrificed work, sacrificed school to come out. It really shows how committed the people are to this issue,” he told the Associated Press.
Participants were rallying against the state’s “Stand Your Ground” laws. (AP Photo/Phil Sears). And Green wasn’t alone. Other students from Morehouse chose to spend their spring break standing up for what they say is right.