“Honored and excited to be this year’s March For Life keynote speaker!”
Wadler, an African-American Jew, had organized a walkout of her elementary school to protest gun violence, particularly against women of color.
Kushner, a self-described “lifelong Democrat,” had already donated $50,000 to support the march. He also attended the Women’s March last year.
2,500 Jewish teenagers traveled from around the country to the March for our Lives, sleeping in sleeping bags on the floors of local synagogues.
Kraft, a noted philanthropist, is also a longtime friend and supporter of President Trump, who opposes most gun control measures.
The March For Our Lives, inspired by survivors of the Parkland shooting, took place around the country, including outside Mar-a-Lago.
Joshua Kushner is known for his liberal leanings, and attended the Women’s March in January 2017.
Spielberg and his wife, Kate Capshaw, and Katzenberg and his wife, Marilyn, joined stars like Oprah Winfrey in pledging to offset the protest’s costs.