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ScotSkim: convictions

ScotSkim: convictions

Julia Rhodie, Staff Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under ScotSkim - quick news briefs

Charlottesville neo-Nazi convicted on all counts “Unite the Right"rioter James Alex Fields Jr., was convicted of first-degree murder in a Virginia court on Dec. 7 for plowing his car into, and killing, counter-protestor and civil rights advocate Heather Heyer on Aug. 12, 2017. Besides one coun...

Students intimidated by recent gun violence

Students intimidated by recent gun violence

Sam Hanlon, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

On Feb. 14, 17 students and staff members were killed during a school shooting at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Fla. Since then, students at Carlmont have been on edge due to all the recent gun violence. "I'm disgusted that there have been innocent children dying, ones with...

Sexual violence still goes unreported

Sexual violence still goes unreported

Sam Hanlon, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Features

Ninety-seven percent of sexual offenders walk free. Only 15 to 35 percent of sexual assaults are reported. Sexual assault can happen to men, women, or children. According to RAINN, an anti-sexual violence organization, 82 percent of juvenile victims are female. “The first time it happen...

UC Berkeley protesters blame anarchists for damages

UC Berkeley protesters blame anarchists for damages

Justin Som, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under News

Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the most well-known advocates of the peaceful protest. Ironically, on Feb. 4, Black Bloc anarchists shattered the windows of a building dedicated to him while protesting against Milo Yiannopoulos. The planned speech that was to be given by Yiannopoulos was canceled...

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