Several hundred Free State High School students protest gun violence in schools by walking out of class, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Students, who returned to school for the first time since learning of a shooting threat made by a classmate on social media, held signs with the names and ages of the 17 victims of the recent school shooting in Florida.

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Clark Coan 2 months, 4 weeks ago

I think they walked out at Central Middle School as well at about 10:00 am. If 70% of high school seniors registered and voted this November, they could make a difference. They could also have a lobbying day in Topeka at the State Capitol.

David Teska 2 months, 4 weeks ago

I wonder why LHS didn't have a similar event?

Bob Smith 2 months, 4 weeks ago

How did that 13th Century Children's Crusade work out for the participants? Not so good by traditional accounts.

Gary Stussie 2 months, 1 week ago

Here’s a 20th century history of what happens after governments have disarmed their citizens:

1911 – Turkey disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1915 – 1917 they murdered 1.5 million Armenians.

1929 – Russia disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1929 – 1953 they murdered 20 million Russians.

1935 – China disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1948 – 1952 they murdered 20 million Chinese.

1938 – Germany disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1939 – 1945 they murdered 16 million Jews.

1956 – Cambodia disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1975 – 1977 they murdered 1 million Educated people.

1964 – Guatamala disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1964 – 1981 they murdered 100,000 Mayan Indians.

1970 – Uganda disarmed it’s citizens, and between 1971 – 1979 they murdered 300,000 Christians.

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