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Feminist Club expands views on feminism

Feminist Club expands views on feminism

Marina Ferme, Staff writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Campus

The new officers for the Feminist Club are excited for what they have planned for this year, such as collaborations with other clubs  and events planned to spread the true meaning of feminism: the equality of all people.  The new officers want to get more people involved this year with the clu...

Feminist Club collaborates with ASB

Feminist Club collaborates with ASB

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Campus

Feminism: the advocacy of women’s rights on the basis of the equality of the sexes. Feminism is gender equality.  Although it is often lost in translation, intersectional feminism is the idea that everyone is equal, not that women are superior. The notion that all genders should have equa...

Feminism Club speaks out at Women’s March rally

Feminism Club speaks out at Women’s March rally

Olivia Chow, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Campus, Student Voices

Following the inauguration, millions of people across the world joined together in what was known as the Women's March in order to "grab back" at President Donald Trump and the policies he has promised to bring to America. His plans to defund Planned Parenthood and ban Muslims from entering the U.S. have angered people of all races, genders, and religions. ...

Feminism squandered by pop music’s self-degradation

Feminism squandered by pop music’s self-degradation

Sophie Haddad and Adriana Ramirez

April 15, 2016


Filed under Editorials, Top News

Oiled and tanned, men’s muscles ripple in the sunlight. Women’s hair blows sensuously in an artificial wind, reminiscent of a Pantene commercial. Their makeup is flawless, because apparently guys are the only ones who sweat. The construction site is full of tools. But this time, they’re living...

Women face cultural beauty standards

Women face cultural beauty standards

Lily Bakour, Staff Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Features, Top News

“I am not beautiful.” This is a thought that haunts women across the world. Regardless of background, women hold themselves to different beauty standards according to their culture and the society that surrounds them. Many may ask themselves, “What is the definition of beauty?” This...

Feminist Club reaches out with feminine product drive

Feminist Club reaches out with feminine product drive

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont's Feminist Club is running a feminine hygiene product drive from March 14 to March 28 for donation to needful communities of women as well as to fight the social stigma of discussing menstruation. The idea behind the drive was created by junior Sydney Pon, the co-president of the feminist...

Alleged ‘legalize rape’ assembly cancelled

Alleged ‘legalize rape’ assembly cancelled

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016


Filed under News

165 meetings. 43 countries. Organized by one man. The First Amendment prohibits Congress from obstructing the exercise of freedom of assembly, among other things. Daryush Valizadeh and the "Return of Kings" (ROK) planned to put the amendment to the test on Feb. 6, the international meet...

Dimick pursues her passion for feminism

Dimick pursues her passion for feminism

Hana Wong, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015


Filed under Campus, Student Bios

According to Merriam Webster Dictionary, a feminist is a person who advocates social, political, legal, and economic rights for women that are equal to men. Senior Elise Dimick is a strong supporter for equal rights for women of all ages. Dimick is the ASB president for the 2014-2015 school year and...

Feminism through the lens of chocolate

Feminism through the lens of chocolate

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

April 8, 2015


Filed under A Dash of Sass, Opinion, Top News

My father walked in on me having a passionate affair with a plate of brownies again. A very similar scenario took place about a month earlier, except I was stuffing my face with a Ghirardelli chocolate bar. All that remained of it by nightfall was a crumpled wrapper.  I am not particularly ashamed of my tend...

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