There was a whole other set of Five Things planned for today — details on fun upcoming programs and links to help prep for the holiday weekend — but these feel more important to share right now. The photo above is from the 2018 March for Our Lives rally following the school shooting in Parkland, FL. According to this LA Times article, there have been 118 school shootings in the U.S. since then.
1. Fundraisers to help the victims and families of the Uvalde school shooting.
5. The most heartbreaking Twitter thread that we should all see.