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Detention centers in the United States are filling up with  children and single mothers.

Immigrants forced to look in from the outside

May 6, 2015

An 11-year-old boy, a U.S. citizen, wrongfully detained for over a month. A woman forcibly returned to her abusive husband’s control without her attorney's knowledge. The...

Sophomore David Skrenta is a varsity swimmer, soon-to-be-pilot, stock trader, and CEO and founder of the research engine Harvix.

Skrenta pursues interests outside of swimming

April 5, 2015

Many varsity athletes struggle with finding the time to explore hobbies outside of their sport. But for the select few who carve out a few minutes each day to pursue their passions,...

Sophomore Ashley Wen walks out of her way around the caution tape.

Mysterious caution tape outside of A-14 raises questions

October 26, 2014

Caution! Don't walk there! A couple of weeks ago, the walkway outside of A-14 was suddenly fenced off with caution tape - but not many students or faculty know why. Some Carlmont...

BFD and Outside Lands lineups released

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

April 27, 2014

This week, music fanatics have received news making them want to run out and buy festival tickets as soon as possible. On April 21, line-ups for BFD and Outside lands, the Bay Area's two biggest music festivals, were released. In the past, these festivals have featured performers such as Passion Pit, 30 Seconds to Mars, Matt and Kim, Vampire Weekend, and many other alternative bands. Paul McCartney...

The #SELFIE; popularity outside Instagram

Sonia Paulo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2014

Often, songs are written with some relevance to current happenings in society. With “Respect” by Aretha Franklin released during the time of the woman's rights movement, and “We Are the World” produced by Michael Jackson during the time of mass famine in Ethiopia, it was just a matter of time before a song would be released about today's “selfie” craze. That song is “#SELFIE,...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We...

Editorial: Keep the guns outside of the classrooms

September 25, 2013

After the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, The National Rifle Association (NRA) decided that the way to prevent another such tragedy was to place more guns in schools. We agree that all school districts, including  the Sequoia Union High School District, should take pragmatic steps to ensure teachers, students, and parents feel safe. However, having guns in teachers’ classrooms n...

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