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Unveiled: Gender Equality in Islam

Unveiled: Gender Equality in Islam

Natasha Tj, Staff Writer

March 4, 2018

“What are the first words that we think of when we think of Muslim women?” Samina Ali, a Muslim women, artist, activist and curator of Muslima Art Online, posed the question in the first lecture series of Foothill College’s Women’s History Month. Ali mentioned three words people would answer...

OP-ED: Net Neutrality and Break The Internet

OP-ED: Net Neutrality and Break The Internet

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017

On December 7th, protests were held nationwide in defense of net neutrality. Anger was directed towards Ajit Pai, a former Verizon lawyer who now heads the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Symbolically, the protests in Palo Alto took place in front of Verizon storefronts. And, though the event...

Food for thought Thursdays: Immigration Policy

Food for thought organizers pose with the upcoming week's lecture poster.

Aditi Pandey, Contributor

December 9, 2017

“The whole immigrant population isn’t facing the same thing, but they’re facing similar things,” Teresa Castellanos, of the Santa Clara County Office of Immigrant Relations, described of two-thirds of the population of Santa Clara County.   Many students attending college are affected or know som...

OP-ED: Why We Need Net Neutrality

A net neutrality protest in San Francisco

Devaki Dikshit, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017

On July 12th, 2017, the entirety of the internet joined forces in a nearly unanimous defense of net neutrality and Title II regulations. This mass public outcry pushed a relatively obscure issue to the front lines, and is now referred to as the Net Neutrality Day of Action. Now, the regulations are once again in danger of dismantlement. The fight for a fair and open internet has been around...

2POC — Together People of College

2POC -- Together People of College

Dr. Scott Lankford, English Professor at Foothill College

October 5, 2017

2POC -- Together People of College is an Anti-Racism Teachin on October 11th.

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