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A principal in New Jersey tried to ban student activism and then retracted his statements

A New Jersey high school has retracted a threat banning students from prom, for participating in organized walk-outs in response to the Florida school shooting.

Principal Dennis Perry of Cherry Hill High School East explained the changeabout in a February 27th letter to the school, even inviting students to participate in an organized “walk” on March 14th, the same day as the national school walkout planned by The Women’s March’s Youth EMPOWER group.