Watch Student Speeches from May 4 Rally

Watch Student Speeches from May 4 Rally

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[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcSlRzC5HuQ&feature=channel_page[/youtube]

“Without [critical thinking skills] there will be no leaders in our community, in our future. We don’t need these classes to be cut. We cannot afford that.” -JJ Mathewson ’12

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62LRmqQa0ZI&feature=channel[/youtube]

“We should not have to bear more than our share of the burden. We should not have to sacrifice our future for the share of the town.” -Eric Wessan ’10

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajK4eoebvCA&feature=channel[/youtube]

“I came here because of Staples High School. I walked in here and felt an open warmness that I have never felt in my life. I go to a theatre program that supports me. I go to games and see my brothers and sisters making baskets and doing all they can. Why would I want to see that cut?” -Jahari Dodd ’10

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbuP8i6awss[/youtube]