Walkout Wednesday: 17-minute student protests to mark 17 school shooting deaths

Walkout Wednesday: 17-minute student protests to mark 17 school shooting deaths
 

Students at an estimated 3,000 schools and universities across the United States are expected to stage a 17-minute walk-out on Wednesday morning to protest government inaction on preventing school shootings and everyday gun violence.
The protest marks the one month anniversary of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting, which left 17 people dead. The walkouts are supposed to last 17 minutes in tribute to each of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas victims.
The National School Walkout is organized by Women’s March Youth Empower, which lists more than 3,100 separate walkout events registered on its... read more

 
14 March 2018 in World News, Views: 45
Source: Guardian
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