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We need to end gun violence and that means implementing stricter laws.

Opinion: Gun control needs to be taken to the next level

April 20, 2019

The rulebook of the U.S., like it or not, is always changing. To keep up with modern times, we are forced to interpret and amend the constitution where ever needed. So why do some...

Students in New York City led a March For Our Lives rally for gun control in the U.S.

The normality of gun violence

April 20, 2019

Progress is made through trial and error. Without trial, there will be no progress. This can be applied to gun violence. America is divided over all aspects of guns, but ...

A property is advertised to potential renters. Prop. 10 would lower or cap the rent price on this house if passed.

California voters push for rent control

October 16, 2018

Proposition 10, also known as the Affordable Housing Act, is on the ballot for California’s general elections this year. If the measure is passed, it will repeal the Costa-Hawkin...

Speaker, Skylar Thomas, answers questions after his presentation on sharks.

Science lecture proves sharks are not ‘mindless monsters’

February 16, 2018

Many people view sharks as dangerous and irrational beasts. Skylar Thomas is not one of those people. On Feb. 14, Thomas visited Carlmont to give a presentation on sharks and their ...

Carlmont students give their opinion on gun control

January 4, 2018

Daniel Friis reports students' opinions on gun control.

Guns are out of control

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...

More than 90,000 Americans have died due to gun violence since the Sandy Hook shooting.

Why America needs gun control

January 26, 2016

More than 90,000 dead. More than 90,000 Americans have lost their lives at the hands of gun violence since the horrific Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in Newton, Connecti...

The fight for classroom control continues

Gabriela d'Souza, Staff Writer

December 7, 2011

English teachers attended a school board meeting today to voice their opinion on the increasing loss of control in their own classrooms. The Sequoia Union High School District held a vote to decided if it should pilot a program in English I/II Strategic (support) classes during the second semester that would give teachers specific guidelines, reading materials, and strategies with which they must...

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