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Students join the fight for gender equality

Students join the fight for gender equality

March 12, 2017

For over 150 years, women have fought for equal rights. This past week, that fight was brought to Carlmont. Run by the Human Relations Commission of ASB, Gender Equality Week featured a new t...

All genders allowed, but not all the time

All genders allowed, but not all the time

September 22, 2016

It's passing period. Junior Spencer Stancil, a transgender man, walks past lower D-hall, and reluctantly enters what was formerly the girls restroom, wishing to embrace his...

Gender-neutral bathrooms aren’t complete ‘safe-zones’

Gender-neutral bathrooms aren’t complete ‘safe-zones’

May 25, 2016

As a conservative Democrat, I completely support the efforts of transgender people to erase discrimination from the general populace. Like many Americans, I have seen that there...

Sexuality or gender is not an insult, so don’t make it one

Sexuality or gender is not an insult, so don’t make it one

May 18, 2015

"That's so gay." I hear those three words and I can't help but cringe. Those three words are, unfortunately, commonly used by one person to insult another. Those three...

Society needs to stop supporting gender inequality

Society needs to stop supporting gender inequality

February 27, 2015

"I really want to help people, so I want to become a nurse," he said. "I want to keep our communities safe, so I want to be a police officer," she said. "Wait, you can't...

Feminist Club spreads gender equality awareness

Feminist Club spreads gender equality awareness

October 9, 2014

Carlmont's Feminist Club strives to spread awareness about gender equality and feminism around Carlmont High School and the community. Senior Elise Dimick, the club's co-president,...

Feminist club aims to promote gender equality

Feminist club aims to promote gender equality

September 3, 2014

Similar to other clubs at Carlmont aiming to give voice to several minority groups, the Feminist Club strives to educate students on the principles of feminism while discussing...

Flushing out the gender separation

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

August 14, 2013

Lily Zheng remembers a time when she thought she was going to burst. It was one day during her junior year as students at Carlmont High School rushed to their next class. For the 18-year-old who was born biologically male, but has identified as female since she was young, using a bathroom at school was not an option. Zheng was given a verbal warning by a school administrator after she was reported...

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