Organizers of the Disarm Hate rally expect as many as 10,000 people to attend, but few national leaders of the two causes.
"Ask if your comfort means that 'round the corner a man is dead because a cop mistook his body for a gun," says spoken word artist Danez Smith.
Deeniquia Dodds died Wednesday after having been shot July 4; police failed to disclose that a trans woman had been attacked for over a week.
Nearly one year after the horrific mass shooting at a South Carolina church that took her mother, two cousins and six others, Rev. Sharon Risher joined gun control advocates on Capitol Hill.
Watch the president angrily denounce the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, then Trump tell a North Carolina rally Obama should have saved that outrage for the Orlando killer.
This is still the country, Lynch said, "that had draped the White House in a rainbow flag."
Although the House speaker was quick to criticize the president, he broke with Donald Trump in declaring, "I do not think a Muslim ban is in our country's interests."