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Katy Perry, Chris Evans and More Celebs Tweet Their Support of NationalWalkoutDay

6 monthes ago   |   By Pop Crush

At 10am local time, students at over 3,000 schools staged walkouts to protest gun violence in America.
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This Clip of a Grade School Walkout Will Give You Chills, but the Parents' Reactions Will Make You Weep

This Clip of a Grade School Walkout Will Give You Chills, but the Parents' Reactions Will Make You Weep

6 monthes ago   |   By Pop Sugar

Students around the nation have been talking about kids participating in the Enough! National School Walkout to peacefully protest for stricter gun laws for weeks now, and on March 14, thousands of students across the US held walkouts at 10 a.m. local time for 17 minutes - one minute for each victim of the Parkland, FL, shooting on Feb. 14. Fifth-graders at George Mason Elementary School in Alexandria, VA, organized and participated in their school's walkout this morning, and though many of these events likely looked very similar, there's something eerie about this one that will bring you...
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On the Eve of the School Walkout, 2 Armed School Staffers Accidentally Fired Their Guns

On the Eve of the School Walkout, 2 Armed School Staffers Accidentally Fired Their Guns

6 monthes ago   |   By Pop Sugar

Students across the country are joining forces to protest gun violence. A national school walkout occurred at 10:00 a.m. in every American timezone on March 14, one month after the Parkland, FL, school shooting , and lasted for 17 minutes in honor of the 17 victims murdered.
Student protests manifested in myriad forms in more than 3,000 participating events. In DC, thousands of students rallied before the White House. In New York, thousands took to Lincoln Center , Trump Hotel , and Zuccotti Park , where Governor Cuomo participated in a student "die-in." A rallying cry of " Hey, hey, NRA...
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How This 1968 School Walkout Helped Influence Young Activists Everywhere

How This 1968 School Walkout Helped Influence Young Activists Everywhere

6 monthes ago   |   By Pop Sugar

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As many of us watched or participated in March 14's national school walkout , which called for gun-safety reform and an end to mass shootings, an older generation of activists saw themselves in the tens of thousands of students who walked.
It was 1968 in East Los Angeles when students, many of whom were Mexican-American, walked out to protest paddle beatings they and their friends suffered for speaking Spanish at school. The abuse, along with alarming dropout rates, motivated students from different schools in the district to come together and protest the poor conditions. After...
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The Most Striking Images From the National School Walkout Against Gun Violence

The Most Striking Images From the National School Walkout Against Gun Violence

6 monthes ago   |   By Pop Sugar

On March 14, thousands of students and administrators across the nation walked out of their schools in order to protest gun violence as part of the Enough! National School Walkout. The event took place exactly one month after the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School claimed 17 lives in Parkland, FL, and is the culmination of a significant effort on behalf of teenagers across the country looking to change gun policy once and for all.
In the nation's capital, students marched down Pennsylvania Avenue and, upon reaching the White House, sat in silence for 17 minutes to...
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