'Walkout' Wednesday: the essential information about the protests
Mass student protests at nearly 3,000 schools across the US will last for 17 minutes to mark the 17 deaths in the Florida school shooting
Students across the US have planned “walkout” demonstrations for Wednesday, a month to the day after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Florida, in which 17 people were killed. Participants say they are acting to memorialize those who were killed and to call for new gun safety legislation, including a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines and the...
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