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Madison-area students walk out for gun control, school safety

Madison.com 452 sources

With an expected turnout in the several hundreds, the midday march and Capitol rally also was to include high schoolers from area suburbs and younger students, along with some parents, school staff and university students.

National School Walkout: Mass Student Protests Against Gun Violence Across the U.S.

Thousands of students are leaving their classrooms for 17 minutes, one for every victim of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting, in a protest demanding more gun restrictions.

Students inspired by Parkland walk out of class, call for gun reform

CBS News / U.S.

All across the country Wednesday, students walked out of class for 17 minutes, one minute for each of the Parkland shooting victims. Some of the students were joined by lawmakers as they called for gun control. CBS News correspondent…

Western Pa. students walk out in protest of school gun violence

High school students protested gun violence and showed support for improved school safety during walkouts locally and nationwide Wednesday morning. The organized walkouts may have ...

'We deserve better': Students nationwide walk out in massive protest over gun violence

USA TODAY

School walkouts were planned throughout the U.S. and as far as Australia, the United Kingdom and Germany.

Thousands of local students march in support of gun control and safer schools

Madison.com

The local students were part of the National School Walkout, joining their peers from thousands of school districts across the country to demand common sense gun laws and better school safety.

Thousands of Triangle students take part in walkouts, push for an end to gun violence

Thousands of Triangle students are walking out of their classrooms Wednesday morning as part of a national movement to honor the victims of the Parkland. Fla., high school shooting and … Click to Continue »

Dana Loesch reacts to students' march for gun control

Fox News

Democratic leaders join the anti-gun marches. NRA spokesperson sounds off.

Thousands of Colorado students walk out of class with a gun-control message for politicians

Colorado students as young as 8 years old briefly put aside their classroom worries Wednesday and walked out of their schools to protest the gun violence that looms over them daily.

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