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Opinion: Guns need regulation, not banishment

Opinion: Guns need regulation, not banishment

Andrew Shao, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019

Don’t ban guns. Legal firearm regulation in America must be improved, but the right to individual ownership of firearms must also never be wholly compromised or banned. Firearm ownership is too significant to many in America to be outright banned. But with practical gun control solutions, gun v...

Opinion: A quick reminder that we agree on everything

Opinion: A quick reminder that we agree on everything

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

May 11, 2018

Joseph Gomez reminds us that we all want the same societal issues to be fixed.

Thoughts on gun control

Thoughts on gun control

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

March 11, 2018

Joseph Gomez explains some of the complexities of gun control.

San Carlos community debates new gun store

San Carlos community debates new gun store

Molly Donaldson, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

The potential opening of a new gun store in San Carlos has become a point of controversy within the community. Turner’s Outdoorsman, a hunting and fishing chain store, was set to open in November of 2017 in eastern San Carlos. However, the opening of the store has been delayed due to concerned f...

Guns are out of control

Guns are out of control

Jordan Hanlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Highlander

October 3, 2017

It happened again. Politicians are about to say how concerned they are about the most recent tragedy. However, they're also going to say that this isn't the time to talk about gun control. On Oct. 1, a country festival in Las Vegas, Nevada, was attacked by 64-year-old Stephen Paddock. Currently,...

University of Texas allows guns on campus

University of Texas allows guns on campus

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Gun control's ability to protect schools has suffered a blow. On Aug. 1, University of Texas at Austin's gun control on campus will be virtually dismissed as licensed carriers of guns will be allowed to carry on school grounds. Although the campus has allowed guns on campus for almost 20 years, they hav...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We agree that all school districts, including the Sequoia Union High School District, should take pragmatic steps to ensure...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We agree that all school districts, including  the Sequoia Union High School District, should take pragmatic steps to ensure teachers, st...

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