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These Are The Students Walking Out Of School To Protest Gun Violence

Photos from around the country show students marching on the anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting.

Students around the country walked out of class on Friday to bring attention to gun violence in the U.S. The walkout also marked the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting in Littleton, Colorado. 

Photos from around the country show students protesting peacefully and making their voices heard, as well as protesting silently outside the White House.

See the latest images from the second round of school walkouts below. 

  • New York City
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  • Brendan McDermid / Reuters
  • Brendan McDermid / Reuters
  • Students from Fiorello H. Laguardia High School walk out of their school.
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    Students from Fiorello H. Laguardia High School walk out of their school.
  • Students from the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Queens.
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    Students from the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Queens.
  • Students from Fiorello H. Laguardia High School march out of their school. 
    Mike Segar / Reuters
    Students from Fiorello H. Laguardia High School march out of their school. 
  • Mike Segar / Reuters
  • Mike Segar / Reuters
  • Washington, D.C.
    A student attends a rally outside the White House. 
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    A student attends a rally outside the White House. 
  • Students attend a rally at Lafayette Park.
    Carlos Barria / Reuters
    Students attend a rally at Lafayette Park.
  • Students march to the U.S. Capitol.
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    Students march to the U.S. Capitol.
  • Emma Corcoran joins students observing 19 minutes of silence outside the White House.
    Brian Snyder / Reuters
    Emma Corcoran joins students observing 19 minutes of silence outside the White House.
  • Students from Washington-Lee High School in Arlington, Virginia, join the walkout. 
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    Students from Washington-Lee High School in Arlington, Virginia, join the walkout. 
  • A sign that reads 'Mr. President How Many More People Have To Die For You To Care?! ' lays on the ground.
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    A sign that reads 'Mr. President How Many More People Have To Die For You To Care?! ' lays on the ground.
  • Students march to the U.S. Capitol. 
    Brian Snyder / Reuters
    Students march to the U.S. Capitol. 
  • Parkland, Florida
    Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed during a mass shooting earlier this year, lea
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    Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed during a mass shooting earlier this year, leave school together for the National School Walkout.
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  • Delany Tarr, a senior, signs a poster as she gathers with some of her classmates from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Scho
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    Delany Tarr, a senior, signs a poster as she gathers with some of her classmates from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
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  • Chicago
    A student holds up her hands while taking part in National School Walkout Day to protest school violence on April 20, 2018 in
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    A student holds up her hands while taking part in National School Walkout Day to protest school violence on April 20, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. 
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