Community Health, Youth Voices
Joining schools across the country, students in various Boyle Heights schools walked out of class on April 20 in honor of the 19th anniversary of the Columbine massacre. Students advocated for gun control, made speeches protesting violence, registered to vote, and vowed to continue fighting. “We don’t want to have this fear of going to school and getting shot. We want to focus on our education.” Read more at Boyle Heights Beat.