AP Photos: Students across US walk out over gun violence

East chapel Hill students hug as they take part in a student walkout on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Chapel Hill, N.C. Students across the country participated in walkouts Wednesday to protest gun violence, one month after a deadly shooting inside a high school in Parkland, Fla. (Bernard Thomas/The Herald-Sun via AP)

AP Photos: Students across US walk out over gun violence 1 month after deadly Parkland shooting

Students across the country and the globe walked out of school Wednesday to demand action on gun violence and to honor the 17 people killed in the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida. From campuses battling snowstorms to schools that have seen their own fatal shootings, students left their classrooms for 17 minutes — one each for the dead in the Florida rampage. In all, more than 3,000 walkouts were planned, organizers said.

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