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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Dissecting the underlying notions that were used against the first Black Woman nominated to serve on the Supreme Court

The Senators’ Agenda: How race, gender and politics defined Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination hearing

Melody Cui and Kripa Mayureshwar April 12, 2022
Dissecting the underlying notions that were used against the first Black Woman nominated to serve on the Supreme Court
The Valero gas station on De Anza Boulevard prices almost reached $6.00 on March 12. Photo by Angela Zhang

Gas prices reach record highs as Russia-Ukraine War continues

Irene Tang and Angela Zhang March 18, 2022
Examining the effect of Biden’s sanction on Russian oil and gas in Cupertino
Addressing climate change

Addressing climate change

Examining the approach to climate change on four different levels
Examining how the government is handling the climate crisis through a set of bills and rulings

Federal regulations advance the national approach to climate change

Melody Cui December 10, 2021
Examining how the government is handling the climate crisis through a set of bills and rulings
What’s in store for Biden and Harris

What’s in store for Biden and Harris

Suraj Gangaram, Staff Writer December 22, 2020

The next four years will be a time for pivotal change. With President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris preparing for their formal inauguration on Jan. 20, 2021, there are several...

Healthcare

Healthcare

Krish Dev, Opinion Editor October 27, 2020
Healthcare issues at stake in the 2020 election
Education

Education

Abdullah Memon October 27, 2020
The 2020 presidential election could shape the future of colleges and universities
Electing Joe Biden does not offer much improvement for the Muslim-American community

Lesser of two evils: What the future looks like for Muslims after the presidential election

Iman Malik October 18, 2020
Breaking down Joe Biden’s agenda for Muslim-American communities
Courtesy of store.joebiden.com

Biden’s campaign targets young voters

Nika Zamani October 15, 2020
Biden's campaign appeals to young voters through humorous and trendy social media content and merchandise in hopes of encouraging them to vote in the upcoming election.
Senior Rukmini Banerjee informs a Sunnyvale resident about the California primary process.

The Blue Wave: Teen involvement in California primaries

Jai Uparkar and Emily Xia March 11, 2020
Local community members discuss their involvement in the political process
Meet the 2020 democratic candidates

Meet the 2020 democratic candidates

The result of the 2016 Presidential election was met with shock by many. The 2020 Presidential election, therefore, captures many Americans' attention, and the Democratic Party claims that their ultimate...

MVHS student reacts to the question Who is the President of the Senate?

Politically Perplexed: Who is the President of the Senate?

Mihir Patil November 1, 2012

  When El Estoque asked students who the President of the Senate was, we received a wide variety of responses. Out of 100 responders, 22 knew that the president of the Senate was Joe Biden....

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