Students All Across the US Are Walking out of Schools to Protest Gun Violence

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Following the school shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, students all across the country are leaving school to protest gun violence and call for reform.

On Monday, students organized by Teens for Gun Reform, conducted a ‘lie-in’ in front of the White House to push for more gun regulation.

This prompted other young people to stage similar protests. Students from schools in Florida, Iowa, and the surrounding areas of Washington D.C. have taken to the streets to call for more gun reform.

Students from Boca Raton and Miami-Dade:

Iowa:

And Maryland:

These students are making sure their voices will not be silenced. On March 24, students are planning an event called March For Our Lives on Capitol Hill in order to prompt lawmakers to create more gun control laws.

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H/T ijr

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