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        Will School Walkouts Inspire Lawmakers to Act? | PBS NewsHour

        On March 14, 2018, thousands of students across the U.S. walked out of class in protest of gun violence and to demand stricter gun laws. This showing — the first large-scale coordinated effort of the student-driven fight for gun control — lasted for 17 minutes to acknowledge the 17 people killed at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February.

        Read NewsHour Extra's Student Voice blog How Teens Want to Solve America's School Shooting Problem. Then share your class’ own solutions to gun violence in schools @NewsHourExtra via Twitter using #StudentGunReformIdeas.

        March 14, 2018 video and resource materials from PBS NewsHour.

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