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Stephen Colbert praises Parkland students' campaign for gun reform

Stephen Colbert praises Parkland students' campaign for gun reform

Stephen Colbert would like to change the voting age.

"Until we do something about guns, you can't vote if you're over 18," he said Tuesday night on "The Late Show."

His quip references the campaigns for stricter gun control carried out by high schoolers in Parkland, Florida, where 17 people were killed last week in the second-deadliest shooting at a U.S. public school. Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have taken charge, posting in favor of gun control on social media and inspiring others to organize school walkouts across the nation.

"These students saw their leaders doing nothing and said, 'Hold my root beer,'" Colbert...

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