The Oarsman

Being an Outcast is Okay

Being an Outcast is Okay

Jennifer Romo, Entertainment Editor

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

We grew up as children hearing phrases such as ‘it’s okay to be different’ and ‘it’s okay to  stand o...

Religious People Should Respect Atheists

Religious People Should Respect Atheists

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Reporter

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

  There’s no doubt that when a simple conversation leads to an uncomfortable situation, a f...

Let us Decorate our Grad Caps!

Let us Decorate our Grad Caps!

June 1, 2018

  Whether you’ve already heard or not, it is official that graduating seniors are not allo...

Femicide: the Epidemic

Femicide: the Epidemic

Sonya Curiel, Entertainment Reporter

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The highest rates of women killed on account of their gender are in many male chauvinistic countries suc...

Misconceptions of Feminism

Misconceptions of Feminism

May 30, 2018

  Why is it that when the topic of feminism is brought up in conversation, the response is u...

Central Americans Need More Acknowledgement in General Media

Central Americans Need More Acknowledgement in General Media

April 25, 2018

Take a minute to remember the last time you heard about a Central American country in the news. If you can...

Is Prom Essential to a High School Experience ?

Is Prom Essential to a High School Experience ?

April Cuarenta, Asst. News Editor

April 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As prom approaches, many are rushing to find a date and others are trying their hardest not to cringe at ...

Apple vs Android

Apple vs Android

April 4, 2018

I always hear people arguing that their iPhones or Samsung phones are the best and comparing each of...

Machismo in the Latinx Community

Machismo in the Latinx Community

March 22, 2018

Machismo is strong and aggressive masculine pride within the Latino community. Machismo is men having...

Make Sure You Have a Healthy Relationship

Make Sure You Have a Healthy Relationship

Nevan Campos, Asst. Opinion Editor

March 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Something that I find happens a lot but doesn’t get acknowledged often is abuse and unhealthy habits i...

What Are You Doing for Spring Break?

March 19, 2018

For this issue, the Oarsman focused on asking staff and students about their plans for spring break,...

Does Venice Need a Gate?

Aaliyah Apilado, Features Reporter

February 26, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Yes: 16 No: 84 Venice High School is one of the only Los Angeles Unified School District high school to be an open campus. The Oarsman polled a total of 100 students and teachers on whether Venice High should put up a fence to keep people from coming onto the school campus with negative intentions. Overall the people...