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Chalk for action: student walkout on Columbine anniversary

Sophomores Elly Loyd and Sophia Margarella draw a picture of the earth with the positive message “Love Each Other” written underneath. (Photo by Rachel Doornbosch)

Rachel Doornbosch

April 30, 2018

About 100 students walked out to protest gun violence in schools and to remember the 19th anniversary of the Columbine, Colorado school massacre on Friday, April 20 at 10 a.m.  This particular act was part of a national walkout and was organized by the GM Students Demand Action Club. Those walking out ...

We should run, not hide during a lockdown

We should run, not hide during a lockdown

Evan Stegenga

March 21, 2018

“Unpopular Opinions” are exactly that. These opinions are those of the authors alone, and do not represent the opinions of The Lasso or of George Mason High School. In the event of a school shooting, anyone in the building would probably have short notice to go into lockdown procedures. Lockdown dr...

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