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#Enough! Mission Bay High School students walk out in solidarity with teens calling for gun controls

#Enough! Mission Bay High School students walk out in solidarity with teens calling for gun controls

Solidarity, inclusion, recognition.

These sentiments were virtually tangible as the students of Mission Bay High School, 2475 Grand Ave., faced the traffic passing by their demonstration on the morning of March 14.

The teens — some of them to be first-time voters in the upcoming 2018 midterm elections — demanded the attention of the passers-by, their nation and its, politicians, who they feel have long disregarded them and their safety.

Exactly one month to the minute after 17 fellow high school students were slaughtered in a mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, the first major coordinated call for new gun control legislation took place nationwide.

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