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A mosque located in the city of Jerusalem, which is holy to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.

A brief history of a long war: The Palestinian-Israeli conflict

February 22, 2019

Introduction The Palestinian-Israeli conflict is one of the longest in modern history, spanning 70 years. Most have heard of it, but few are aware of what it means for Palestinians, for Israelis, and for Americans. On the right, hear from students and staff as they share their personal accounts, hopes for the future, and ideas of peace. On the left, read about the history between Palestinians and Israelis.  Here in America Although U.S. involvement today is generally restricted to foreign aid, America was, at one point, key to the progression of the conflict. However,...

Students have mixed opinions about Valentine's Day, ranging from feeling that it's become commercialized to a day to celebrate love.

Valentine’s Day spreads mixed feelings

February 14, 2018

It's Feb. 14. Heart-shaped chocolates go out of stock in all of the grocery stores, red roses show up almost everywhere, and Hallmark makes a fortune off of their card sales...

Carlmont students of Jewish faith have two conflicts this year between religious and high school tradition.

Jewish students face conflict: prom or Passover?

September 4, 2015

Important high school traditions are conflicting with religious commitments as the Carlmont Welcome Back assembly and prom coincide with the Jewish holidays of Rosh Hashanah and P...

Police investigate the scene of French terrorist attacks at the Paris Charlie Hebdo Office

Terror in France escalates militant Islam conflict

January 13, 2015

Nearly 15 years ago, America became the target of Al-Qaeda’s aggression against democracy in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Many terrorist...

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