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Walkout

The act in which all the employees of a company leave the workplace and refuse to work any longer that day. A walkout is a type of protest for better wages, benefits or other demands. It may be sustained (and therefore part of a strike) or it may be a one-off event.
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Both types of walkouts should be used with caution and can have widespread consequences for the lawmakers involved.
to sit together and show retaliation is #NotOkGoogle," the group organizing the protests, Google Walkout for Real Change, tweeted on Wednesday, adding, "The stories we've been collecting will be shared, our demands will be read, and all will be in solidarity with those withstanding this chilling practice."
The Pakistan Prime Minister took to twitter saying, "In a Parliament that costs taxpayers billions yearly, yet another walkout in NA by the Opposition shows that this is the only function they intend to perform.
Regarding the Rocklin High School pro-life walkout, the Sacramento Bee reported April 11 that both Julianne Benzel and Brandon Gillespie said participants were not treated the same as those involved in the gun-control walkout, "who were given tents to shelter them from the rain and a public address system.
In most walkouts, students left class at 10am for 16 minutes -- one minute less than the March walkout for the 17 students killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in February.
Students across the region who walked out of class Friday as part of the National School Walkout continued to call on legislators to tighten gun laws and take steps to make them feel safer.
Students in Dallas, Arlington, Frisco, El Paso and San Antonio also participated in National School Walkout Day, according to the Dallas Morning News and the El Paso Times.
The verdict applied to one walkout only and doesn't extend to cabin crews, which negotiate contracts separately.
Should Lufthansa management not make concessions, the union will carry out a threat to stage more walkouts until Nov 13, it said.
The walkouts are the latest to be called in a national pensions row.
The walkouts are the latest to be called by the Fire Brigades Union in a national dispute over pensions.
The move comes weeks after the NUT staged a walkout, and raises the prospect of disruption to thousands of schools.