Kansas City Protest Life Lessons: Lincoln Prep Students Walkout

We don't really have much commentary to contribute on a school walkout today other than to note that it's an important sign of the times and a glimpse at protest culture on the rise. 

We'll only offer this because the main concern for adults and parents in Kansas City shout be the safety of youngsters . . .

Lincoln is the lone standout for academic achievement inside the KCPS . . . If these scholars feel unsafe, imagine the students in crisis in other, neglected corners of the district.

Here's the word . . .

"Over two dozen students that took part in the protest say they don’t feel safe at the school"

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .

Lincoln Prep students hold walkout over safety and discrimination concerns

Just over two dozen students at Lincoln College Preparatory Academy staged a walkout and protest Monday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri. Students say the protest was the result of a concerning number of ongoing issues affecting student safety and administrative neglect.A Lincoln Prep staff member was recently removed from the school for alleged inappropriate behavior.

Lincoln College Preparatory Academy students walk out due to safety concerns

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - About 25 students at Lincoln College Preparatory Academy staged a walk out Monday, alleging the school hasn't done enough to listen to their concerns. The students allege issues at the school include racism, sexual assault and harassment.

'Feeling unsafe,' students walk out at Lincoln College Prep in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nearly two dozen Kansas City students took steps to make sure their concerns were recognized. Lincoln College Prep students walked out of school around 1:40 p.m. Monday. They said it was to raise awareness about what's happening in the school.

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