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A new campaign says it’s going to make the government pay attention to the struggles of poor people. 

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While walkouts were taking place at schools across the state, students and activists held a rally at the state Capitol. They want stricter gun laws. Specifically, the preservation of so-called “gun-free zones” and extensive background checks for people who buy firearms.

High school students in Kalamazoo say they’re confident they can change gun laws despite previous inaction.

Xavier Mendoza

High school and college students across the state and country have mobilized for walkouts and assemblies to draw attention to school safety and gun violence.

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Over the weekend women across the state and country will meet and march for women’s rights.