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Foothill College: Keep Guns Off Campus

Foothill College: Keep Guns Off Campus

Liza Turchinsky, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2018

In the seven months that The Script has been actively reporting news online, 25% of our political coverage has featured articles related to the issue of gun violence. During the same period, 27 school shootings took place across America. In an October article responding to the death of 58 people in a Las Vegas m...

National School Walkout Event at Foothill College

National School Walkout Event at Foothill College

Brendan Swing, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

Last month’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is yet another case of America’s periodic gun violence. The ramifications of this shooting, though, were unique. They sparked a surge in activism, with people of all generations rallying behind the hashtag #NeverAgain. Yesterday was National Walkout Day, duri...

CalExit: Discussing the Possibility of an Independent California

CalExit: Discussing the Possibility of an Independent California

Logan Keifling, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018

“Irreparable and irreconcilable differences: California out of the U.S.A.!” That was the slogan that hundreds of supporters of the upstart “Yes California” campaign marched behind last Wednesday at a rally in Sacramento. “Yes California,” along with other political movements that fall under the u...

Second annual Women’s March fills the streets of Bay Area

Second annual Women’s March fills the streets of Bay Area

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane

January 24, 2018

The Second Annual Women’s March took place on January 21 all over the country. Hundreds of thousands of women came to show solidarity and march in support of equal rights for all. Many held up signs, wore pussy hats and dressed in pink an homage to the tradition that was started at the first march ...

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...

In Case You Missed It: Anti-Racism Teach-In at Foothill College

In Case You Missed It: Anti-Racism Teach-In at Foothill College

Alix Schoback, News and Politics Editor

October 18, 2017

Foothill's first ever 2POC Anti Racism Teach-in was a success. Read the highlights.

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