Not all high school students are being swept up by the gun control protest and walkout today. There are some who have not bought into the progressive narrative that the world would be a safer place if law-abiding citizens were no longer armed. Some of them have sent emails out and are bucking the trend to get a free day out of school, just because. Some of these will warm your heart a little unless you are a gun-grabber.
As Written and Reported By Ben Shapiro for the Daily Wire:
It’s Walkout Day!
Today, all across the country, students will march out of their classrooms in order to . . . something. Presumably, they’re protesting violence with guns, which is somewhat like protesting violence with hands: both of those things are quite horrible, but unless you have some sort of solutions, you’re merely posturing.
Which is, of course, the point.
This walkout is all about posturing. It’s not about change any more than the Women’s March was about change. Attendees at the Women’s March had a bevy of clashing agendas, none of which materialized into a program for change; the only point of the Women’s March was to label those who didn’t support the march enemies of women. Now it’s the Children’s March, designed toward the same end.
Advocates for this new march say that there is an agenda: gun control. But that’s not the real heart of the march. Students feel compelled to walk out by peer pressure, lest they be labeled uncaring about their fellows. I’ve received dozens of letters from students expressing exactly this concern, and wondering why only one side of the political agenda is being handled credibility by the media.
Here are some of them:
From a high school junior today: “honestly it’s like the Women’s March. There is no single consolidated argument, just a loose collection of rants that obscure the main point)………
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