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A High School Grad Honors Shooting Victims That Will Never Get A Diploma Using This QR Code On Her Cap

With so many school shootings happening lately and right around graduation time, it must be so hard to celebrate the next chapter in life when others are either dead or mourning the death of a loved one.

Two recent school shootings, which occurred within a week of each other, proved to be particularly emotional for the country after it was revealed two students from the different events felt as if they had to step in and stop the shooter. Both students ultimately were murdered because of their bravery.

A high school graduate honored shooting victims by having their names displayed through a QR code on her cap.

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Gina Warren used her graduate cap as an opportunity to inform guests about school shooting victims that didn’t get the chance to walk on stage and get their diploma.

The 18-year-old teen from Ohio put the names of high school students who died beginning from the shooting at Columbine in 1999 up to last week’s shooting in Colorado that had Kendrick Castillo as the latest victim.

Since there are so many high school victims, Warren used a QR code so people could scan it and read the list in its entirety.

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“I wanted to make something just as powerful as a statement, but rather than direct it to lawmakers or the NRA, I wanted to direct it to everyone who will see it,” Warren told BuzzFeed News.

She added that she didn’t include high school victims that were shot in movie theaters or at church. There are just too many victims to include.

She said her cap isn’t meant to be political but more so a statement on our country’s major gun issues.

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“I hope anyone who sees how many names there are would think there is a problem,” she told the news site. “I’m not telling you how you should vote or what you should think — I’m telling you there’s a problem,” Warren said. “Whatever you think could make our country safer, you need to have a voice about it.”

A Hollywood Actress Tried Protesting The Abortion Bill By Giving Up Sex, And Uh… No Thank You

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A Hollywood Actress Tried Protesting The Abortion Bill By Giving Up Sex, And Uh… No Thank You

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The last time Alyssa Milano fueled a movement with a hashtag, most of us were pretty on board. The veteran actress, formerly “Who’s The Boss,” fueled #MeToo, a phrase created by African-American activist Tarana Burke in 2006, which saw the toppling of various men in high power positions across various industries who had sexually harassed and abused women.

Her support of the movement stirred a reckoning and dethroned men like Harvey Weinstein and countless others.

So, for the most part, any time Milano has expressed support of women she sparked a new empowering movement.

But Milano’s latest effort has garnered little to no support because… it’s just a really bad idea.

The “heartbeat” bill, HB481,  has set out to criminalize abortions after six weeks gestation– a time most pregnancies are still undetected. In the aftermath of Georgia passing one of the country’s most oppressive abortion bills in existence, activists — Milano included — have been protesting.

Dr. Lena Wen, the President of Planned Parenthood says the bill “criminalizes doctors who provide lifesaving care, and it even allows the state to investigate women for having miscarriages.”

Celebrities have condemned the new law and several have boycotted production of films in the state.

In an effort light up another movement against the bill, Milano called for a sex strike.

Milano’s proposal stems from ancient Greek comedy (heavy emphasis on the words ancient and comedy), particularly the story Lysistrata by Aristophanes. The story sees a group of women who boycott sex with men to put an end to the Peloponnesian War.

Milano’s idea might have been all well and good back then, but it’s 2019 and Twitter users were quick to point out that her idea only fuels the idea that a woman’s sexuality is her greatest weapon.

Also, let’s be real expecting women to use their sexuality to affect men is… well, ridiculous and absurd.

Many have pointed out that Milano’s proposal suggests men enjoy sex more than women. Which we all know is bull.

This is a belief that has been deeply ingrained into our mentalities at a young age and has long lead to unhealthy relationships with sex.

It has also long led woman to believe that their own sexual pleasure does not matter.

So many women believe that focusing on their own pleasure is futile.

The funny thing is that Milano’s tweet is exposing this understanding from the male perspective.

In response to her message, a lot of men have been outing themselves on Twitter as pretty bad at sex.

And women have been seeing all of the humor.

RIP to all the orgasms that didn’t happen for women thanks to Scott.

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