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Top stories for March 14, 2018 include theGrio's coverage of #IWalkBecause teen activists who are protesting gun violence with the National Walkout, Austin remains on high alert, and more.

The post Wednesday’s Morning Buzz: #IWalkBecause- Teens Speak Out About the National School Walkout and More appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio reached out to African-American teens across the country to share their thoughts on the aftermath of the Parkland massacre, the gun control debate and why they are participating in the national school walkouts. Camryn Salter is a senior at Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, IL. This Wednesday will mark one month since […]

The post Walking out for Chicago: “I witness the cycle of lives taken by gun violence and I will not back down” appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio reached out to African-American teens across the country to share their thoughts on the aftermath of the Parkland massacre, the gun control debate and why they are participating in the national school walkouts. Lila Chiles is a sophomore at Grady High School in Atlanta, GA. Every time I hear news of another school shooting, […]

The post Walking out for Peace: “Instead of focusing on my education I worry about my life” appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio reached out to African-American teens across the country to share their thoughts on the aftermath of the Parkland massacre, the gun control debate and why they are participating in the national school walkouts. Ahmad Abdur-Rahman is a sophomore at the WD Mohammed School in Atlanta, GA. I was just like any other kid on […]

The post Walking out for Family: “Hopefully my uncle’s passing serves as inspiration for gun reform” appeared first on theGrio.

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TheGrio reached out to African-American teens across the country to share their thoughts on the aftermath of the Parkland massacre, the gun control debate and why they are participating in the national school walkouts. Channing Russell is a senior at The Pingry School in Basking Ridge, NJ. As a kid, I never really asked about my […]

The post Walking out for Philando Castile: “Even the illusion of holding a firearm as a black person can get you killed” appeared first on theGrio.

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