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Season 2, Episode 1: A Special Election

By Eli Weiss, Digital Media Editor March 1, 2021

 Season 2 Episode 1 features a summary of the upcoming Special Election in California’s 30th State Senatorial district. There are recorded interviews with candidates  Joe Lisuzzo,...

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The Talking Point Episode 7: On To Next Year

By Eli Weiss, Assistant Producer of the Talking Point June 21, 2020

 In this episode, co-hosts Benjamin Gamson and Molly Litvak interview Principal Mr. Daniel Weslow on what Shalhevet may look like next year, including the fall sports season; Senior Editor Alex...

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The Talking Point Episode 6: All About Vaccines

June 18, 2020

 Here is the complete interview by staff writer Juliet Wiener of science teacher Dr. Elizabeth Basheer, who explains the science involved in making a vaccine, the different kinds of vaccines,...

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The Talking Point: Episode Five: Hope?

By Eli Weiss, Assistant Producer of the Talking Point May 24, 2020

 In this episode, staff writer Juliet Wiener interviews science teacher Dr. Elizabeth Basheer on the why it may take so long to develop a coronavirus vaccine and Senior Editor Alex Rubel shares his...

The Constitution Proposal: What you need to know

By Eli Weiss, Assistant Producer of the Talking Point May 14, 2020

“Underwater Bubble Sounds ” by Priscilla Wood  Licensed under Creative Commons  — Attribution 3.0 Unported — CC BY 3.0

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Episode 4: The Constitution

By Ellie Orlanski May 4, 2020

 In this special episode, host of "Ellie Talks" Ellie Orlanski reads the new draft of the Just Community constitution from front to end. Ellie read from the public draft hosted on Google Docs only...

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The Talking Point Episode 3: Community Means Community

By Sam Rubanowitz, Executive Producer April 30, 2020

In this episode, Senior Editor Alex Rubel shares some insight on remaining motivated during this time of quarantine; co-hosts Jacob Lefkowitz Brooks and Benjamin Gamson update the COVID-19 situation...

The Talking Point Episode 2: Change

The Talking Point Episode 2: Change

By Sam Rubanowitz, Senior Editor April 8, 2020

 In this episode, we cover COVID-19 news updates, new Shalhevet academic policies, the Zoom-Seder controversy, and student efforts to find meaning during these times. FEATURED: A special interview...

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Welcome to ‘The Talking Point’

By Sam Rubanowitz, Executive Producer April 2, 2020

Given that society is so different right now under COVID-19, the Boiling Point is offering a new way for the community to access our news coverage. Welcome to the Talking Point. The Talking Point...

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