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Feminism Club creating change for better

Feminism Club creating change for better

Alex Ehde, Social Media Reporter
February 13, 2017
Filed under Activities

r The newest club at the SAHS, the Feminism Club, is raising awareness for women's rights, LGBTQ+ rights, and minority interests around the community. The club has been recently started by Erica Lemke, Madison Fulin and Maddy Baker. The meetings take place in US history teacher Matt Kiedro...

Sexism and censorship unfortunately alive and well

Sexism and censorship unfortunately alive and well

Abby Banks, Layout Editor
November 15, 2016
Filed under Editorial

A girl in LA has been told by her art teacher to cover up nudity in her art project after a parent night at the school where a mother complained about the project being “pornographic.” The project was only painted over, but the student used the change as a platform to advocate against censo...

Trembling voice proclaims strong message

Trembling voice proclaims strong message

Lucy Langmack, Editor-in-Chief
November 1, 2014
Filed under Editorial, EIC Column

In an unintentional continuation of the Harry Potter movie series, the young actress of Hermione Granger passed on her wisdom to a room full of ambassadors in the United Nations New York headquarters on Sept. 20. At a young age, Emma Watson declared herself a feminist and has been working as a U.N. ...

Connotation of ‘feminism’ harms movement towards equality

Connotation of ‘feminism’ harms movement towards equality

Anna Kaul
April 1, 2014
Filed under Editorial, EIC Column

Feminism used to entail women searching for equal rights. Now the word has been mutilated, mangled and maimed to be a woman who hates men. So, why the shift in attitude? It’s not only men who believe this distorted view of feminism, but also women who perpetuate their disdain for so-called feminist...

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