The Paw Print

Spanish Elections: a Socialist Wake-Up Call

Spanish Prime Minister and Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE) candidate for prime minister Pedro Sanchez addresses supporters during the last campaign rally in Valencia.

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

Spain has changed the scheme of current European politics with their Socialist Party taking 24 percent of their seats in government.

Representation: More Than Just People on a Screen

Mural in The Castro District, San Francisco

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

A study by GLAAD reports that roughly 12.8 percent of characters in media are LGBT+. Fewer than half of them aren’t stereotypes and cliches. Not just who is represented on TV but also how they are represented matters, and when it comes to the queer community, we have a long way to go.

Indian-Americans Continue to Face Underrepresentation

Demi girls stand by each other.

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Shoba Narayan was the first South Asian woman on Broadway in 15 years. Lack of representation is still an issue.

Representation Matters

Zeejai Leonard poses with a pride flag.

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

The percentage of minorities in the Bay Area is 52%, making the region a majority-minority area. With the ever-changing racial background of the Bay Area, how important is further representation of minority points of view? Woodside Paw Print reporter Mira Sahi tells us more.

New NASA Rover Gives “Insight” Into History of Mars

InSight Rocket 
Photocredit: Bill Ingalls/NASA via AP

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) landed their newest InSight Lander, a probe which for the first time can detect what's under Mars’s surface, on November 26.

Gunman Murders Eleven in Deadliest Jewish Shooting Ever

Beth Jacob Congregation and Community Center, Redwood City, CA
Photo from Mira Sahi

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018

An armed gunman entered the Tree of Life Synagogue and killed 11 worshippers in the most lethal attack on the American Jewish community ever, on October 27th. The Tree of Life Synagogue is a Conservative Jewish synagogue, located in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The neighborhood is one...

India says #MeToo

The tides of #MeToo India
Photo by: Reuters

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018

The #MeToo movement has sparked in India ever since a famous Indian actress was sexually assaulted and hasn't had a role in film ever since.

Blue wave to erode the political landscape

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

Democratic candidates are poised to take back the House and the Senate in the 2018 midterm elections in November.

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