Axios360 News Shapers: Gun Safety in America

Mike Allen talks gun safety and the March for Our Lives with David Hogg, Parkland survivor and student activist. Photo: Chuck Kennedy for Axios

The day before March for Our Lives rallies scattered the world, Mike Allen hosted a trio of conversations on gun safety in America. He sat down with people from both sides of the debate to discuss the resurgent demand for gun control set off by the Parkland shooting.

Why it matters: Relentless news cycles make it difficult for any one issue to capture America's attention. Yet, the Parkland students have remained at the forefront of a national conversation for almost 6 weeks despite huge breaking stories in both tech and politics.