From addressing gender discrimination, to changing hiring practices, to lowering minimum wage and more, numerous California laws have been put into action at the start of the new year. Check them out below.
In the first edition of “Here and Clear,” a video series about the experiences of LGBTQ+ students in the Aragon community, students reflect on their initial realizations.
This year, the Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) club wanted to reintroduce a new spin to an old project and make their mark on the school. The Equality Project is a recreation of the Ally Project done in the 2012-2o13 school year. Sophomore and Co-President of GSA, Sofia Veizades, says “Basically we start with a quote that says ‘I stand for equality because’ and then we are taking pictures of people and putting their quotes next to them.”
Intersectionality recognizes a person’s unique identity, but instead of working separately towards goals, encourages a unity in their common fight.