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Confronting refugee crisis in the presidential debate

Confronting refugee crisis in the presidential debate

Justin Som, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016


Filed under News

In the second presidential debate, the topic of foreign and domestic terrorism has reemerged in the political scene as a disputed conflict. In light of the stark contrasts between the ideologies of this year’s candidates, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the amount of undecided voters who have...

The refugee crisis is not over yet

The refugee crisis is not over yet

Brooke Chang, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016


Filed under Campus, News, Top News

The Syrian refugee crisis is not over. The reactions of many Americans are still affecting the rest of the world. On Nov. 13, 2015, ISIS terrorist attacks took place in Paris, causing many state governors like those of Louisiana and New Jersey to change their opinions on Syrian refugees. More than...

Syrian refugee crisis met with caution at Carlmont

Syrian refugee crisis met with caution at Carlmont

Jason Zheng, Staff Writer

January 11, 2016


Filed under Features, Top News

A picture of a young boy wearing a red T-shirt and blue jeans, drowned on a beach, has circulated the Internet and has been ingrained into memory. The boy, Aylan Kurdi, is one of millions of Syrian refugees fleeing a deadly civil war in their homeland. The refugees are traveling in dangerous conditi...

Former war refugee now teaches chemistry

Former war refugee now teaches chemistry

Sophie Haddad, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014


Filed under Staff Bios

Hai Nguyen escaped from the communist regime of Vietnam and now teaches chemistry at Carlmont High School. When Nguyen was growing up, he lived in a tent in a war refugee camp with his ten siblings. After finally finding a sponsor to secure his immigration to America, Nguyen made it to the Bay Area...

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