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Students join the fight for gender equality

Students join the fight for gender equality

Izzy Bruguera, Staff Writer
March 12
Filed under Campus

For over 150 years, women have fought for equal rights. This past week, that fight was brought to Carlmont. Run by the Human Relations Commission of ASB, Gender Equality Week featured a new theme and activity each day, from March 6 to March 10, that supported equal rights for all. Monday encour...

The road to a future of equality

The road to a future of equality

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Campus

Gender equality week, coming up in March, was created in hopes of spreading equality throughout campus. The week was created by the human resources commission of ASB and is devoted to making all genders feel they are accepted in society and to encourage people to eliminate negative stereotypes of...

Scots spread love

Scots spread love

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer
January 15
Filed under Campus, Top News

A woman is strolling down the streets of San Francisco. The hijab wrapped around her head makes her stand out among the crowds. As she approaches her favorite bakery, her headscarf is pulled from her head and the word "ISIS" is shouted at her. Hate crimes happen everywhere, everyday, and this past...

Feminist Club spreads gender equality awareness

Feminist Club spreads gender equality awareness

Megan Tao, Staff Writer
October 9
Filed under Campus

Carlmont's Feminist Club strives to spread awareness about gender equality and feminism around Carlmont High School and the community. Senior Elise Dimick, the club's co-president, said,"Our goal is to educate students about feminism. We do this by expose students to the political, economic, and social...

Feminist club aims to promote gender equality

Feminist club aims to promote gender equality

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer
September 3
Filed under Activity Bios

Similar to other clubs at Carlmont aiming to give voice to several minority groups, the Feminist Club strives to educate students on the principles of feminism while discussing current events regarding gender bias in the media, politics, and more. The club is jointly administered by seniors Elise...

Continuing to fight for equality

Continuing to fight for equality

Claire Porter, Staff Writer
April 8
Filed under Campus, Student Bios, Top News

Carlmont’s well-known social activist will be moving on to larger-scale issues in college. Senior Kalila Kirk has always been passionate about the education and advocacy of equality. She’s currently the co-President of Carlmont’s Gay Straight Alliance, the Vice President of Feminist Club, and a clin...

Racial equality was made in December

Racial equality was made in December

Sarah Adams, Staff Writer
December 17
Filed under Student Voices

The 13th Amendment to the United States Constitution reads, “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.” This amendment was adopte...

Unquantifiable equality

April 2
Filed under Campus

Feminism, according to Google definitions, means the advocacy of women’s rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. It’s important to note that at the root of feminism is the struggle for equality. Throughout history, women have been overlooked, mistreated, and deprived...

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