Posts Tagged ‘gun reform’

Berkeley High School students were greeted by U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, center, and his staff in Washington, D.C.

Praying With Their Feet

Detroit teens join marches in Washington, D.C., and Downtown Detroit. Continuing the legacy of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel from the great civil rights marches in the 1960s, Jews from Metro Detroit prayed with their feet here and in the nation’s capital by participating in the historic student-led March for Our Lives on March 24 calling…

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About 300 students gathered in the courtyard at Berkley High School during the walkout March 14 in solidarity with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Local Walkouts On March 14

It could have been them. One month after a gunman killed 17 at a high school in Parkland, Fla., thousands of students here and across the country on March 14 kept this sentiment in mind and walked out of their classrooms for 17-minute demonstrations when the clock struck 10. [similar id=40708 type=all] They recited the…

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Students from Florida traveled to Washington, D.C., Feb. 21 to demand change on gun laws from legislators.

Reactions To The Latest School Shooting

Teens and community leaders want to see change come from the latest tragedy in Florida. Huntington Woods native Zach Shanbom was surprised when the fire alarm at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., went off for the second time on Feb. 14. “We’d already had a fire drill earlier, so it was odd,” said the junior.…

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