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Junior State of America promotes open political dialogue

Junior State of America promotes open political dialogue

March 25, 2019

According to the Pew Research Center, the divide between Democrats and Republicans on major issues grows wider. The Junior State of America (JSA) Club at Carlmont is trying to...

Popular culture normalizes political incorrectness for teenagers

Popular culture normalizes political incorrectness for teenagers

February 6, 2019

“That’s so gay.” You are walking down the school hallway on a typical day. You pass through a group of kids clustered around a locker and hear various racial slurs. You t...

Immigrants struggle in the current political climate

Immigrants struggle in the current political climate

February 5, 2019

Pandemonium weaved through the crowds that, moments before, had been peacefully making their way to the border. Children still in diapers struggled to keep up with the rush. Mo...

Opinion: Identity Politics is a Mess

October 15, 2018

Joseph Gomez analyzes the confusing uselessness of identity politics.

Model United Nations Club addresses international crises

Model United Nations Club addresses international crises

April 3, 2018

Within the four walls of room E1, Model United Nations Club strives to promote a diplomatic dialogue amongst Carlmont students in an accepting and unbiased environment through de...

Educational experience determines political beliefs

Educational experience determines political beliefs

February 13, 2018

The United States of America is rarely united. For much of America’s history, its political climate has been divided. And, according to Pew Research Center, the political ...

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

October 17, 2017

While many students talk about their days during lunch, some speak of the lack of civil liberties students in third world countries experience on a daily basis. These discussion...

Americans should embrace political gridlock

Americans should embrace political gridlock

May 7, 2017

Political gridlock has become as synonymous with American culture as Coca-Cola, fast food, and apple pie. While one of the most detested facets of America’s political climat...

Evolving interface of Fashion Week bridges gap between designer and consumer

Evolving interface of Fashion Week bridges gap between designer and consumer

February 22, 2017

From New York to London and Milan to Paris, Fashion Week 2017 is well underway across the globe. Traditionally, Fashion Week presents only the most luxurious designers excl...

Rep. Jackie Speier addresses political concerns

Rep. Jackie Speier addresses political concerns

February 14, 2017

“Truth and Justice for All,” “Resist and Persist,” and “We Support Jackie” were just some of the signs carried into the auditorium of Lowell High School on Feb.11 at...

Trump victory unveils Republican silent majority

Trump victory unveils Republican silent majority

November 10, 2016

Holding their breaths, with stomachs clenched, many Clinton supporters turned away from the polling results. Florida had just been lost to Donald Trump, and as far as the Clinton campaign...

Political turmoil accompanies presidential elections in Egypt

Political turmoil accompanies presidential elections in Egypt

May 6, 2014

Egypt’s presidential candidate Abdul Fattah al-Sisi promised that the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt “will no longer exist” if he is to be elected. In an interview with press,...

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