Photos: Student walkouts across the country

Thousands of students across the United States walked out of class Wednesday to demand stricter gun laws in a historic show of political solidarity that was part tribute and part protest.

From Maine to California, the 17-minute walkout began around 10 a.m. in each time zone — one minute for each of the 17 people killed at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School one month ago.

Here are photos from participants across the country: