Activist and CSU student Dennis Johnson recently appeared as part of MSNBC's Education Nation Student Town Hall to discuss school safety and gun issues.
Melissa Harris-Perry was joined by Dennis Johnson, member of the Black Youth Project; Israel Munoz and Ross Floyd, co-founders of the Chicago Students Union; and Tiffany Kontoyiannis, author of a play about the bullying cycle for an engaged discussion on how to create safe environments that allow for better education.
Johnson encouraged young kids to be more proactive. "Youth, you are not the future, your time is now," he said.
Video link: http://video.msnbc.msn.com/mhp/53202265