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Recent News Stories

Remaking America: The American Jobs Plan Explained

June 9, 2021

In Japan they’ve got bullet trains traveling hundreds of miles an hour. In China they’ve got new...

May 8, 2021

On April 8th, I had the privilege of attending a forum featuring major candidates in the race for mayor...

What Do You Need to Know About Biden’s COVID Package?

May 5, 2021

In March 2021, Joe Biden signed a new COVID relief law that aimed to improve upon Trump’s previous...

Recent Student Life Stories

Next Year’s Grading Policy- The  Students’ Perspective

June 9, 2021

As a school, our number one priority should be the ability for students to thrive in their school environment...

Virtual College Tours: Pros, Cons, Opinions from Juniors

June 9, 2021

With the monotony of remote learning, it’s easy as a student to feel like time has been frozen by the...

Advice from High School

May 9, 2021

At the beginning of this year, I made a list of goals for my senior year, ranging from starting a business...

Recent Opinion Stories

In Response to Colin Kaepernick’s Book: The Dehumanization of Black Women

June 12, 2021

Colin Kaepernick’s book is getting tons of backlash… and it hasn’t even been published yet.   Interestingly...

San Francisco School Renaming: Let the Students Decide!

March 2, 2021

On May 25th, 2020, George Floyd was murdered. On camera. By a police officer. The reaction was intense...

How Has Remote Learning Impacted the Berkeley Carroll Theater Program? A Recap of the 2020 – 2021 Season

Recent Arts and Entertainment Stories

May 5, 2021

As many of our readers may know, the Junior Variety Show is an annual event (and a prom-funding rite-of-passage)...

March 2, 2021

I have to say, this year’s Superbowl commercials were....unique. Yes, that’s the right word. Parodies...

Mando Inc.

December 23, 2020

Last year, before this insane virus began, the Walt Disney Corporation saw what might be the most successful...