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A moment of silence

A moment of silence

Rachel Jiang

September 19, 2019

Nearly 3000 dead, thousands of devastated family members, 10,000 survivors who suffer from endless trauma. On the day following 9/11, the U.S. declared war on terrorists in Afghanistan, then Syria, Iraq and other countries that were involved in international terrorism. Let’s take a moment of si...

Priyanka Chopra Jonas problematically expresses support for Indian Army as UNICEF Ambassador

Priyanka Chopra Jonas problematically expresses support for Indian Army as UNICEF Ambassador

Zara Iqbal, Copy editor

September 8, 2019

Why I was disappointed to find the actress approving of the war between Pakistan and India

A blast from the past

A blast from the past

Mallika Singh

March 7, 2018

t was 3 a.m. He and his mother were fast asleep, but his dad was already heading off to work. He wouldn't hear from his dad for another week. His dad's routine of leaving in the middle of the night and returning days later was a part of normal life for math teacher Jon Stark, who grew up during the ...

American Studies students interview war veterans for documentary project

American Studies students interview war veterans for documentary project

Amanda Chan

March 4, 2016

Co-written by Aditya Krishnan Before school on Wednesday, Feb. 24, when most MVHS students were sleeping and taking advantage of late start, American Studies students gathered in classrooms and engaged in hour-long conversations with war veterans. As a part of a documentary project, American Studi...

Thank you for your service: the story of our veterans

Thank you for your service: the story of our veterans

Aanchal Garg

November 18, 2015

11/11 at 11:00 a.m. It was a windy Tuesday morning at the Veterans Day Ceremony in Memorial Park where Cupertino community members gathered to commemorate our veterans. As the Navy, Sheriff’s and Fire Department Honor Guard performed the placement of the flag, multiple speakers took the podium to per...