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Opinion: Princess Jasmine isn’t enough Middle Eastern representation

March 15, 2020

Other than the one animated Disney movie "Aladdin," I grew up watching blonde hair and blue-eyed girls on TV, wishing to be more like them. Now, in 2020, it may seem that the...

Anti-war protesters join hundreds of others in the streets of San Francisco.  After an emergency call to action by Bay Area activists, over 300 people showed their solidarity with the Iranian people.

Iranians deal with the effects of Trump’s actions

January 15, 2020

When Farhad Farnia hears his country’s name in news headlines, it never has to do with its 24 UNESCO World Heritage sites, over 4000 years of rich history, or its diverse cu...

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,...

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