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Uvalde victim’s artwork displayed by Google in tribute after school shooting

“I want the world to see my art and show the world what I can do, I want people to be happy when they see my passion in art,” reads a quote from Alithia that’s featured on the Google Doodles page.

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On a Google page dedicated to remembering the victims of the Uvalde school shooting, a drawing by a 10-year-old victim is prominently displayed.

In this year’s “Doodle for Google” competition, Alithia Haven Ramirez had submitted the drawing before she died, according to NBC’s “Today.”

On a couch in the living room, the girl and her dog are depicted sitting next to each other in brightly colored artwork.

Quote from Alithia on Google Doodles: “I want the world to see my art and show the world what I can do, I want people to be happy when they see my passion in art.”

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Google has chosen an Alithia Haven Ramirez drawing as its image of the day.

In memory of Alithia and the “all the victims” of the shooting at Robb Elementary School on May 24, Google has shared a link to this page.

At the Texas school, 19 students and two teachers were killed in the shooting.

As reported by Alithia Ramirez, Texas’s director of public safety, Col. Steve McCraw, called the police response a “abject failure,” saying during a recent state Senate hearing that officers stood outside the classroom the shooter was in while he had “great reasons to believe [the door] was never secured.”

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Kids from all over the country can submit artwork for Google’s annual Doodle contest. According to “Today,” Alithia had aspirations of attending an art school in Paris.

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