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    by Charles Borst posted April 20, 2018

    Students nationwide walked out of their classes on Friday, April 20, for the second mass school walkout since the school shooting in Parkland, Fla. Students marched to demand action on gun violence and school safety on the 19th anniversary of the shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado that claimed the lives of 12 students and one teacher.

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    High school student Sebastian Chavez, center,, joins hundred of students walking out of school to rally against against gun violence, Friday, April 20, 2018, in downtown Los Angeles Friday, April 20, 2018. Protests were held across the country Friday, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

    High school student Sebastian Chavez, center, joins hundreds of students walking out of school to rally against gun violence on April 20 in downtown Los Angeles.  –Damian Dovarganes/AP

    Jorge Flores, left, consoles fellow Stoneman Douglas High School survivor Carlitos Rodriguez during the kickoff event for the Vote For Our Lives movement to register voters, Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Clement Park in Littleton, Colo. The event was held on the eve of the 19th anniversary of the shootings at Columbine High School, which is located on the east end of the park southwest of Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Jorge Flores, left, consoles fellow Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School survivor Carlitos Rodriguez during the kickoff event for the Vote For Our Lives movement to register voters on April 19 in Littleton, Colo. The event was held on the eve of the 19th anniversary of the shootings at nearby Columbine High School.  –David Zalubowski/AP

    Marjory Stoneman Douglas teachers demonstrate in front of the school on Friday, April 20, 2018 in Parkland, Fla. Another wave of student walkouts is expected to disrupt classes Friday at hundreds of schools across the U.S. as young activists press for tougher gun laws. The protests were chosen to line up with the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting, which left 13 people dead in Littleton, Colorado. At 10 a.m., students plan to gather for moments of silence honoring the victims at Columbine and other shootings. (Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)

    Stoneman Douglas High School teachers demonstrate in front of the school on the morning of the student walkout in Parkland, Fla. –Amy Beth Bennett/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP

    Following the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., several hundred students rally on the West Lawn of the Capitol to call for an end to gun violence in schools, in Washington, Friday, April 20, 2018, the 19th anniversary of the mass shooting in Littleton, Colo. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

    Several hundred students rally on the West Lawn of the Capitol in Washington to call for an end to gun violence in schools.  –J. Scott Applewhite/AP

    Elaine Flores, left, and Jared Baumann engage in a debate about gun control follow the school walkout to protest gun violence Friday, April 20, 2018, at West Lafayette High School in West Lafayette, Ind.Protests were planned across the country Friday, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. (John Terhune/Journal & Courier via AP)

    Elaine Flores, left, and Jared Baumann debate gun control following the student walkout at West Lafayette High School in West Lafayette, Ind.  — John Terhune/Journal & Courier via AP

    Nick Koehler, left, is seen through a sign, alongside senior classmate Elliot Zahm, as they were among the hundreds of students from Omaha Central High School taking part in a national school walkout event to protest gun violence, Friday April 20, 2018, in Omaha, Neb. Protests were held across the country Friday, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. (Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP)

    Nick Koehler, left, is seen through a sign, alongside senior classmate Elliot Zahm, as they address hundreds of students from Omaha Central High School taking part in the national school walkout event in Omaha, Neb.  –Brendan Sullivan/Omaha World-Herald via AP

    High school students call for anti-gun laws as they protest and rally in Washington Square Park, Friday April 20, 2018 in New York. Protests were held across the country Friday, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

    High school students call for anti-gun laws as they rally in Washington Square Park in New York. –Bebeto Matthews/AP

    Students, from left, Nariah Marzka, 14; Morgan Orelski, 15, and Travis Burge, 15, who joined about 500 students, leave leave Keck Field after taking part in a national school walkout event to protest gun violence and honor shooting victims at Fairview High School in Fairview Township, Erie County, Pa., Friday April 20, 2018. Protests were planned across the country Friday, on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. (Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP)

    Students leave the school athletic field at Fairview High School in Erie County, Pa., after taking part in the national school walkout. –Christopher Millette/Erie Times-News via AP

    Portland-area students participate in a walkout at Portland City Hall on Friday, April 20, 2018, in Portland, Ore., joining others across the country to protest gun violence on the 19th anniversary of the school shooting at Columbine High School. (Beth Nakamura /The Oregonian via AP)

    High school students raise their fists in protest as they demonstrate outside Portland City Hall in Portland, Ore.  –Beth Nakamura /The Oregonian via AP

    Two rings of chairs encircle the words "NEVER AGAIN" in a silent protest on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting outside Trinity High School in Manchester, N.H., Friday, April 20, 2018. The inner ring chairs have names of the Columbine victims, the outer ring chairs have names of the Parkland High School shooting victims. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Two rings of chairs encircle the words “NEVER AGAIN” in a silent protest on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting outside Trinity High School in Manchester, N.H. The inner ring chairs have names of the Columbine victims, the outer ring chairs have names of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victims.  –Charles Krupa/AP

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