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We may never understand, but united we stand

We may never understand, but united we stand

Now is the time for action against systemic oppression
June 2, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE A flood of virtual and real-life protests have surfaced in the days since the death of George Floyd, an African-American man who died after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin...

Guest speakers Bria Smith and Samantha Fuentes speak to a group of students in the Carroll Learning Commons. The event was organized by junior Cole Matthes.

Gun control activists visit campus

Olivia Rounsaville, Senior Reporter October 23, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Gun violence activists Bria Smith and Samantha Fuentes, a survivor of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, came to the Pine-Octavia campus to talk to a group of students about...

Anthoney Reyes’ advisory discusses Greta Thunberg and her thoughts on environmental issues. The discussion continued from last week's meeting where students watched videos about climate change.

Advisories discuss climate change

Elise Vulakh, Reporter September 23, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students gathered in advisory groups to share their opinions on environmental issues in response to the 16-year-old environmental activist Greta Thunberg’s address to world leaders. The...

Head of School Rachel Simpson introduces a video of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech at assembly. As part of today’s assembly, students were asked to listen and reflect on the words in the speech.

Espacio honors civil rights activist

Mary Perez, Reporter January 14, 2017

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, part of Martin Luther King Jr.’s infamous “I Have a Dream” speech was played at assembly today. Students have the day off on Monday to...

Online users take the web for social justice

Online users take the web for social justice

Activists fight for rights on-screen.
Neely Metz, Features Editor September 26, 2016

While high schoolers are often unable to take part in large-scale political or social issues in the real world, the internet is giving teens more opportunities to use their voice to spark change. “I...

Shaming is limiting. Period.

Shaming is limiting. Period.

Stigma surrounding menstruation affects self-image, education.
Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief December 10, 2015

When an activist posted a picture of herself wearing period-stained pants, Instagram censored it. When female politicians run for office, their capabilities are doubted due to hormone fluctuations. When...

Revising the ‘F word’

Misunderstandings surrounding feminism lead to new terms.
Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief October 1, 2015

The F word is considered by some to be vulgar, controversial and unnecessary. Socially explicit, feminism claims to advocate for equality of the sexes but is cursed with a misinterpreted meaning, causing...

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