JUST VISITING: Emma González

Emma González

Emma González speaks at the Harvard Institute of Politics on March 20. Photo by Mark Ostow.

Students who survived the deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School spoke about their push to end gun violence to a packed room at the Harvard Institute of Politics on March 20.

“We have to empathize. We can’t rely on apathy, that’s been brewing, voter apathy. We can’t be that way anymore … We can’t settle into that stew of thinking, ‘I can never change anything.’ You need to act.”

—Emma González

 

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About Just Visiting

Renowned photographer and Cambridge resident Mark Ostow has taken portraits of many powerful people in politics and culture, including Barack Obama’s cabinet and several presidential candidates. Just Visiting features Ostow’s snapshots of influential people who are passing through Cambridge and Somerville.