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Teens Hold 'Lie-In' Outside White House To Demand Gun Reform

CNN) — A group of teens and more than a hundred supporters staged a “lie-in” outside the White House on Presidents Day to pressure lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws. 377 more words

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Every time there’s a school shooting, it hits all Americans hard. We’re not a perfect nation, but we do everything we can to protect our children. 1,029 more words

American

Survivors and Students, Unite for Change

Yesterday, on a day set aside for expressing love, we added 17 more kills to the school shooting count in the U.S. The total, since and including the massacre at Columbine, is now over 280—give or take a few lives. 804 more words

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Justice Michael D. Stallman Collection, 1943-1973 (bulk 1965-1969)

Extent: 1 box (.5 linear foot)
Materials in this collection were selected from Justice Stallman’s large, comprehensive collection of political ephemera. The bulk of the objects date from 1965 to 1969 and relate to Vietnam War protests. 412 more words

20th Century

ΤΑ ΣΥΝΟΡΑ ΜΑΣ Η ΚΕΡΥΝΕΙΑ - Διαδήλωσαν κατά της ανακήρυξης του ψευδοκράτους μαθητές και φοιτητές

Πορεία καταδίκης του ψευδοκράτους από δύο χιλιάδες περίπου μαθητές στο Κέντρο της Λευκωσίας. Περίπου δύο χιλιάδες μαθητές πορεύθηκαν από την Τάφρο της Πύλης Αμμοχώστου στις 10 και 30 προς το οδόφραγμα Αγίου Κασσιανού (Οδόφραγμα Ορφέα).

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A Harmless Protest Ends in Expulsion

The New York Times released an article yesterday in regards to two 17-year-old students Texas students that decided long before the N.F.L. controversy to protest the pledge of allegiance in their school by sitting down when it is being recited. 392 more words

Current Events

New Jersey Teacher Blunder Causes Premature Protest

(Photo via Mike Curley, Jr. (Twitter))

Schools should be places where the attainment of knowledge and the love for it is nurtured unto no end.  708 more words

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