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This was one of many marches in the U.S. and abroad on March 24 to protest gun violence and commemorate the victims of the Parkland, Florida massacre.

Opinion: Controlling gun violence isn’t as simple as it may seem

April 20, 2019

One problem with multiple causes cannot be prevented by one solution. Just like gun violence cannot be prevented by a single gun ban and increased gun control across the cou...

James Alex Fields Jr., joins marchers in Charlottesville for the

ScotSkim: convictions

December 9, 2018

Charlottesville neo-Nazi convicted on all counts “Unite the Right"rioter James Alex Fields Jr., was convicted of first-degree murder in a Virginia court on Dec. 7 for plowing his car in...

Carlmont students gather in the quad on March 14 to show their support for the Parkland shooting victims.

Students intimidated by recent gun violence

March 19, 2018

On Feb. 14, 17 students and staff members were killed during a school shooting at Marjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Fla. Since then, students at Carlmont have been on edge due to all the recent gun violence. "I'm di...

Fifteen to 35 percent of sexual assaults get reported,  it's time to break the silence and speak out.

Sexual violence still goes unreported

March 5, 2018

Ninety-seven percent of sexual offenders walk free. Only 15 to 35 percent of sexual assaults are reported. Sexual assault can happen to men, women, or children. According to RAINN, an anti...

Black bloc anarchists broke the glass windows of the MLK Jr. building during the protest on Feb. 2, and damaged other nearby properties. Many protestors argued that Milo Yiannopoulos would give

UC Berkeley protesters blame anarchists for damages

February 6, 2017

Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the most well-known advocates of the peaceful protest. Ironically, on Feb. 4, Black Bloc anarchists shattered the windows of a building dedicated...

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