Voter ID Laws: A Way to Suppress the Vote

by Mackenzie P. What are voter ID laws?  Voter ID laws require people who are old enough to vote to bring their ID or a photo ID to the polls when they vote. These laws are only in effect in some states. The states run the elections, not the federal government. The...

The Flaws of the Electoral College System

By Andrew P., Charlie G., and Michael S. The Electoral College is a system our country has always used to elect our president, but what is it, and is it still useful for our country? When the Constitution was drafted in 1787, the framers needed a system to elect the...

We Are on Ohlone Land

We recognize that The Berkeley School sits on the territory of Huichin, the ancestral and unceded land of the Chochenyo-speaking Ohlone people, the successors of the historic and sovereign Verona Band of Alameda County. From the US Department of Arts and Culture, a...
The Census and Democracy

The Census and Democracy

By Adrian W., Jack S. and Malcolm A. The census is the U.S. government’s way of determining the population of ...
Gerrymandering FAQs

Gerrymandering FAQs

By Evan B. and Lucas C.   What is gerrymandering? Gerrymandering is a strategy a political party uses to ...
Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

As we read and react to the horrific events happening in Minneapolis and around the country, we are holding in our ...
Community & Consent

Community & Consent

By Bliss Tobin, K-5 Division Head When interviewing a candidate for our K-2 Information Literacy position this ...

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