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The instructor teaching one his students how to deal with various forms of harassment.

Women’s self-defense class teaches safety

March 27, 2019

March, the women’s history month, saw the popularization of events that made the public more aware of the daily problems that women have to face. One of the main problems women ...

Azucena Duran, a junior and member of ASB, hands out pins to students.

ASB brings International Women’s Day to Carlmont

March 16, 2019

ASB celebrated International Women’s Day by putting up posters around school encouraging people to learn more about influential women and handing out pins with feminist logos. ...

San Francisco's Women's March protest for equal rights - Bella Reeves

San Francisco’s Women’s March protest for equal rights – Bella Reeves

February 12, 2019

Bella Reeves reports on the 2019 San Francisco Women's March. ...

Indigenous women lead the Women's March San Francisco 2019.

The Women’s March calls for action

January 24, 2019

San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza was getting increasingly more crowded, as thousands of people gathered together to advocate for social and political change during the Wom...

Women’s March calls for action in the polls

January 25, 2018

Victoria Valle Remond reports on the 2018 Women's March in San Francisco

In addition to supporting women's rights, marchers also hold signs for sexuality and identity equality.

The Women’s March is not just for women

January 21, 2018

The sun beat down on San Francisco City Hall as people gathered to have their voices heard in the 2018 San Francisco Women’s March. But the fight for women’s rights was not t...

Tens of thousands of people are estimated to have taken to the streets on Jan. 20 in San Francisco. The marchers stretched on for blocks with no end in sight to their numbers.

San Francisco Women’s March returns with a path to the ballot

January 21, 2018

They rose. They resisted. And most notably, they repeated. On Saturday, Jan. 20, the women of San Francisco took to the streets one year after the Women’s March on Washington w...

Women attending the boot camp run 1 1/2 miles on their first day, setting a time record to beat in their next four weeks of training.

Women’s Boot Camp encourages female participation in law enforcement

August 28, 2017

Law enforcement can be considered a male-dominated career, so many women even today find infiltrating that work environment to be a daunting task. To combat these feelings, the San Mateo Coun...

Over 470,000 men, women, and children gathered in Washington D.C. on Jan. 21 to protest the election of President Donald Trump.

Women’s March supporters lack clear direction

January 29, 2017

“This is the moment of the beginning of the revival of the women’s movement,” said Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, the D-N.Y., to the demonstrators in Washington D.C. on Jan. 21. ...

Nationwide Women’s Marches surpass expectations

January 24, 2017

Donald Trump is the 45th U.S. president, and women across the country are "grabbing" back. On Saturday, Jan. 21,  an estimated 2.6 million people took part in 673 marches...

Controversy arises as Iran, the host of next year's Women’s World Chess Championship, will require women to adhere to the country's

World chess champion advocates for women’s rights

October 15, 2016

On Oct. 8, the International Chess Federation (FIDE) announced that Iran would host next year’s Women’s World Chess Championship, which means that female contestants will have to cover ...

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