Martin Luther King Jr's granddaughter, 9, leads chants at anti-gun rally

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Stokely Carmichael in Jackson Mississippi

She then led the rapt crowd in a chant. "I have a dream that enough is enough and this should be a gun free world, period".

She went on to describe having a dream about her grandfather just a few days ago.

Speaking to CNN after her speech, Yolanda Renee King said she has grown exhausted of lockdown drills in her 4th grade classroom in preparation for a potential school shooting.

"Spread the word. Have you heard?" All across the nation! We!

At the end of her interaction with the audience, she told the crowd to give themselves a hand.

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"Now I'd like you to say it like you really, really mean it and the whole world can hear you", she yelled to the crowd with a big smile, before repeating the chant once more.

The protests were organized by students at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Florida, where 14 students and three adult faculty members were shot dead by a troubled 19-year-old former classmate on February 14. He delivered his most famous speech, "I Have a Dream", during the March on Washington in August 1963.

The remarks drew thunderous applause from the mass of mostly young people who flocked to the nation's capital to urge lawmakers to take action against gun violence.

On Saturday, Yolanda later sat down for a CNN interview with her father, Martin Luther King III. She said she ultimately realized, "Oh, it's not that bad".

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