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Keen on Membean

Keen on Membean

October 4, 2018

Just the word “Membean” is enough to get any Los Altos student groaning. From it’s perception as a was...

BlacKkKlansman Fails to Tell the Whole Truth

BlacKkKlansman Fails to Tell the Whole Truth

September 6, 2018

This opinion contains spoilers from the film. BlacKkKlansman is a film in theory that should work. T...

Opinion: Can I still call myself a Feminist if I don’t think Judge Persky should be recalled?

Opinion: Can I still call myself a Feminist if I don’t think Judge Persky should be recalled?

June 2, 2018

My Opinion The question that has been replaying in my mind since I first saw the black and white photo ...

Teens and politics: Care to be aware

Teens and politics: Care to be aware

May 22, 2018

Time with my friends or teammates is habitually spent discussing pop culture, classes, plans for sum...

Opinion: Dear Mr. Sanjay Dave,

Opinion: Dear Mr. Sanjay Dave,

May 22, 2018

My name is Evelin Diego. I am a proud first generation Latina. I am an AP student. And I am calling fo...

Inter(twin)ed

Inter(twin)ed

May 22, 2018

As twins, there’s never been a point in our lives where we’ve ever truly felt alone. Of course, ph...

Coachella? More Like No-chella

Coachella? More Like No-chella

May 22, 2018

What runs rampant with poorly concealed sexual harassment and homophobia? The unfortunate reality is that...

Column: I’m 18 and Death is Coming

Column: I’m 18 and Death is Coming

April 24, 2018

My senior project was about death. And literature, but most notably, death. I skimmed Ernest Becker...

Habeshas: It’s Our Time

Habeshas: It’s Our Time

April 24, 2018

Hi! My name is Noah Tesfaye, I’m from Ethiopia and Eritrea, and no, my family does not starve. Most...

Opinion: Senior Project Would Benefit from In-Class Focus

Opinion: Senior Project Would Benefit from In-Class Focus

March 26, 2018

As a senior, I’ve also partially become a senior citizen — zoning ordinances are something I spen...

Gen Z, If You Want Change, Vote

Gen Z, If You Want Change, Vote

March 26, 2018

In a time where the words “politics,” “government” and “Congress” induce images of corrupt leader...

Column: From the Playground to the Background

Column: From the Playground to the Background

March 26, 2018

In elementary school, I remember inhaling my lunch before scrambling over to the playground with my ...

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