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The Next Step

Daniela Gloster, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017

In a country where political dissent has become the norm, it’s rare for a protest to capture the public’s attention for more than a split second. However, through blood and violence, the Charlottesville rally did. The counter-protest ...

Guest Writer: Eitan Weiner

September 28, 2017

Here's my take on the events that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia: Nazis are disgusting wastes of space for whom I have no sympathy for. Period. But, we live in America, and as long as this country abides by the Con...

An International Perspective

Max Weirauch, Photographer/Graphic Artist

September 28, 2017

My name is Maximilian Weirauch. I was born and raised in Hamburg, Germany and I moved to Los Altos and began attending LAHS in January 2017. The events in Charlottesville reminded me of my childhood and alerted me of the dangerous...

A Partisan President

Nathan Godderis, Senior Writer

September 28, 2017

Deadly demonstrations of racism and anti-semitism flooded the streets of Charlottesville as President Donald Trump’s most loyal supporters protested the removal of Confederate statues in the South. In response to this, Trump took...

Microaggressions Matter

Rachel Lu, Senior Writer

September 28, 2017

My friend and I attended the same camp in the summer. She’s Filipina, her skin is significantly tanner than mine, her black hair is cut into a bob style with bangs, she wears glasses and has a completely different clothing s...

Correcting Political Correctness

Isabella Borkovic, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017

One day in Chemistry class, my teacher made us split up into groups of four and study how we get the information on a nutrition label. While scrolling through a page, one of my partners stumbled on a warning: “Discussing the...

Political Correctness: Two Takes on PC Culture

September 28, 2017

Writers Rachel Lu and Isabella Borkovic express their views on the culture of political correctness.

The “No Problem” Problem

The “No Problem” Problem

September 28, 2017

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