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A man’s thoughts control him, influenced by the expectations society provides.

Boys don’t cry

February 13, 2020

Your bare knees are on the hot concrete, eyes tearing up under the scorching sun. Taking your training wheels off was a mistake. Your dad — who swore he wouldn’t let you go ...

Queer Time S2E1: Gender Identity

September 3, 2019

The Queer Time Podcast crew returns in Season 2 Episode 1: Gender Identity! Today, Maddy, Zach, and Miki welcome you back with an in-depth discussion on the connotations surrounding...

Queer Time Podcast is run by three teenagers who report on current events in the LGBTQ community and provide their own commentary.

Queer Time Episode Three: Events Troubling the LGBTQ Community and Gender Dysphoria

February 4, 2019

This week, Rachel discusses the Chechnya Gay Purge, the hate crime against Jussie Smollett, the Supreme Court Ban, and gender dysphoria. Edited by Zachary Khouri....

The clothes that people wear don’t always correlate with their gender.

Gender is more than meets the eye

January 24, 2019

Upon entering your last class of the day, you notice your teacher’s desk is empty. You think nothing of it and wait for the start of class. With the toll of the final bell, a s...

Queer Time Podcast is run by three teenagers who report on current events in the LGBTQ community and provide their own commentary.

Queer Time Episode One: Jair, Jared, and Gender ID Laws

January 14, 2019

On this episode of Queer Time, we will be discussing Jair Bolsoñaro, Jared Polis, Stephens College, and California's new self-gender ID law. Stay tuned to the end to hear our opinions...

Jessica and club members look over codes.

Girls Who Code Club strives to shrink the tech gender gap

December 10, 2018

Only one out of every five people in the technology industry are women. The Girls Who Code Club strives to change that statistic by hosting a welcoming environment for high s...

A Straight (half-white) male explains the gender pay gap

April 6, 2018

Joseph Gomez explains the many problems of the common gender pay gap.

Sophomore Morgan McClellan participated in the ribbon event, where students wrote their names and preferred pronouns on a yellow ribbon.

Students participate in activities to advocate gender equality

March 13, 2018

What is gender equality? Many students asked this question before Gender Equality Week, which informed them about the true meaning of gender equality and how it extends far ...

Carlmont dedicates a week to promoting gender equality

Andrea Butler, Staff Writer

March 10, 2018

Gender equality is a goal that is being worked toward on a daily basis worldwide. Here at Carlmont, Gender Equality Week is a week where students can appreciate the rights they have and support others who might not have the same rights. “It's important to ensure that gender equality is recognized and celebrated as it is important to treat everyone fairly and equally,” freshman Mihai Tudor said. ...

Men in most places make more money on average than women do by a substantial difference creating a pay gap between genders.

Despite controversy, the gender wage gap continues to narrow

February 19, 2018

You wake up to the sound of Alec Baldwin’s voice playing on your Echo Dot, signaling the start of your day. You get out of bed and perform your usual morning routine. You get...

Club members hold discussions at their latest meeting, which was about a Secret Santa exchange within the club.

Gender and Sexuality Alliance Club offers students a spectrum of opportunities

December 7, 2017

The Gender and Sexuality (GSA) Club aims to provide a safe space for LGBTQ+ teens and their allies. The GSA Club is a place where students can go to learn more about issues i...

Feminist Club gathers for their first meeting in D8 on Sept. 8. The group talked about their goals for this year and why feminism is important today.

Feminist Club expands views on feminism

October 18, 2017

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 mean...

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