Demonstrations protesting the US presidential election victory of Republican Donald Trump entered their second week on Monday, with thousands of students chanting phrases like "Not My President" after walking out of classes across the country.
Cislo and other participants said they also were disturbed by recent stories they'd heard about what Cislo called "hate crimes" against members of such groups, although she said she knew of no specific incidents involving Longmont High School students.
Social media posts and flyers promoting the demonstration have been circling since Monday, when students at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Md., staged a walkout.
Another protester told AFP she hoped the U.S. system of using an electoral college to elect presidents could be changed.
"Seattle is a diverse community, and it's our immigrant/refugee populations, LGBTQ folks, religious diversity and colorful mix of racial demographics that makes us who we are", Franklin student Quinn Angelou-Lysaker said in a news release.
Protest in the United States against President-Elect Donald Trump has continued into the second week with thousands of people marching on the streets to protest against his presidency. "This is a reminder that we have to keep fighting", said Trinity Goss, a protest organizer at the University of Arizona.
"As [high school] students we don't get to vote but we're going to be suffering the greatest consequences of what's happened in this election", Nico, a high school senior at Wilson who helped organize the protests, told a WUSA9 reporter.
Demonstrations in Portland, Oregon have at times been violent over the last week, but the students' protest was peaceful.
School officials said the walkout was organized by students. "Some students held signs saying Rise Up and Together We Stand".
Once Trump becomes president and starts making policy decisions, that could crystalize opposition and focus people's attention on certain issues, he said. "I don't want future generations to grow up in a racist country", Mondesir said.
Between stops, they marched through the streets, waving anti-Trump signs, belting anti-Trump chants, mimicking the "adult" protests seen throughout the city over the previous five days but without the vandalism and threat of violence from anarchists.
"These are important conversations that need to take place".
"The Metropolitan Police Department will ensure all protests are handled in a professional and safe manner", police spokesperson Karimah Bilal said.
Funk said the outcome of the election made him disappointed in America, and walking out of school with his classmates felt like one way to express that.
If the students leave campus, they will be marked with an unexcused absence unless parents send a note excusing the absence within three days, the letter says.
The physio came onto the pitch to treat Liverpool's reinvigorated midfielder but Adam Lallana knew he would be unable to continue. The reds midfielder had converted a penalty past Pepe Reina, after the former Liverpool keeper brought down Jamie Vardy .
But in an effort to better recognise the diversity of its users, it now offers 35 different gender options to choose from. The online service is also adding new protections to prevent transgender users from being harassed or unfairly banned.
England were bolstered by the return of their leading wicket-taker Anderson in place of Chris Woakes who's down with knee injury. Rahul was getting in line of the ball in the second over when he defended a few and even left the ones outside off.
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But the companies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline slammed the latest decision as "lacking legal or factual justification". The pipeline would deliver oil from North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to a shipping point in IL .
Starting defensive end Cece Jefferson (foot) and starting guard/center Tyler Jordan (ankle) dressed out and practiced Tuesday. Unfortunately for Florida's financial backers, that late SC score cost the Gators the cover as 13-point favorites.
In the first meeting on October 16, the Saints couldn't run the ball - they finished with 63 yards and a 3.0 average. But it's kind of a reciprocated feeling when a fan goes to see their favorite player and sees them celebrating".
After snapping a two-game losing streak, the Indiana Pacers (5-6) will try reach the.500 mark for the fifth time this season. On the other hand, the Pacers will enter the contest at 5-6 while IN has lost three of their last five games.
The transporter's passengers include astronauts who previously performed missions on the ISS namely, Whitson and Novitskiy. At age 56, she has endured 19 months of training and medical testing to ensure she is fit for the mission.
It said wreckage of the aircraft was being also being recovered from the site. "Flights of carrier-borne aircraft are continuing". The MiG-29KUBR is a two seat aircraft, but it appears there was only one crewman aboard when it went down.
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German economic growth halves in Q3 as Brexit hits exports
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