Student Voices

MAY, 1st ! HELLO, WE’RE WORKERS AND OUR RIGHTS ONLY US WE CAN CLAIM THEM. GOOD TUESDAY✊

Deliberate Sketching

Sketch by Sarah Sullivan of the March for Our Lives Student Voices

How is it that students can express simple truths while we older folk get it all muddled up?

I was at the San Diego March for Our Lives this morning, listening and learning. Here are some of the simple truths that I read and heard:

  • Schools are for learning, not for lockdowns.
  • Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
  • Black lives matter.
  • Fear has no place at school.
  • 18th-century laws don’t work for 21st- century assault weapons.
  • Am I next?
  • Vote them out.
  • I am a girl, I have less rights than a gun.
  • Mental illness is universal, mass shootings are American.
  • Never again.
  • I’m not bulletproof.
  • Thoughts, prayers, action.
  • Disarm hate.
  • Will I live to vote?
  • Protect kids, not guns.
  • I deserve better.
  • We demand effective gun control.
  • Help students, not the NRA.
  • March, discuss, vote.
  • Student lives matter.

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  1. So many issues to talk about, wow

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