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Letter to the Editor: Why I chose not to walk out

Letter to the Editor: Why I chose not to walk out

Aunna Romero, West Student

March 26, 2018


Filed under Columns

On Wednesday Mar. 14, I sat in class as seven of my classmates walked out of the building. As a school, West organizers aimed to keep our walkout as a bipartisan, all-inclusive event, which I applaud them for, but I still felt that walking out wasn’t the best choice for me. My peers and myself ...

Adults walk over the walkout

Adults walk over the walkout

Kate Kealey, Editor in Chief

March 18, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion

On Wednesday Mar. 14, nine students, including myself, arranged a walkout against school violence on West’s band field.  We met for a total of 20 hours within the five days before the walk out, making posters, ribbons, and writing speeches. Over 150 students marched onto the field ready to fight f...

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