Mar 28, 2024 - Politics

Nashville comes together to form 4-mile human chain

People standing in a line.

Participants linking arms during a demonstration Wednesday. Photo: Ray Di Pietro

Thousands of people linked arms across the city Wednesday to mark one year since the mass shooting at The Covenant School.

Zoom in: The 4-mile human chain, which wove through Centennial Park and ended at the Tennessee Capitol, was organized by Voices for a Safer Tennessee.

  • The group formed in the aftermath of the shooting to support gun reforms.
People linking arms in a line.
Participants linking arms during a demonstration Wednesday. Photo: Ray Di Pietro
A line of people wearing red.
Participants standing together during a demonstration Wednesday. Photo: Ray Di Pietro
People linking arms in a line.
Participants linking arms during a demonstration Wednesday. Photo: Ray Di Pietro
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