March For Our Lives

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Claude Boisson and Lois Rasch from Saluda, North Carolina pose with their sign to show support for stronger gun restriction, during the March for our Lives Rally in Greensboro, North Carolina.
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The rain stayed away for the two hours that high school students spoke about their experiences growing up in a culture of school shootings.

The March for Our Lives: Road to Change tour made its only North Carolina stop in Greensboro last night. Organizers from the national and local movement urged people to "vote out" lawmakers who they think haven't done anything to change gun laws in the country.

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The student-created March for Our Lives movement is on tour throughout the United States. They will stop in Greensboro tomorrow evening.

Thousands of people march down Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh on Saturday, March 24, 2018 in support of gun control.
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High school students and allies seeking stronger gun control laws in North Carolina following last month's Florida school shooting are walking through downtown Raleigh in solidarity with a similar weekend rally in Washington.

A student from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Fla., attends a news conference about gun violence, Friday, March 23, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington, ahead of the Saturday March For Our Lives.
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This Saturday, students across North Carolina will join their peers from around the nation, yet again, to call for safer schools.