Category Archives: Editorials


Athletes Observe Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tori Kotsen reports on sports teams’ response to Breast Cancer Awareness Month.


Is Option 2 the Only Option?

Is Option 2 an athlete’s privilege or an inconvenience?

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As You Wish: MLHS’s Online Academy

Alana Weiss explains MLHS’s independent study program.


(Not) In the Eye of the Beholder: Reading Symbols

The confederate flag, the swastika . . . who decides the meanings of such symbols?


New Americana: the Decline of Howard Johnson’s

Carly Frederickson reminisces over the disappearance of the iconic Howard Johnson’s restaurant chain.


The Truth About Beef

Curious about the effects of your cheeseburger on the environment?


Food Fight

Sarah Chapman ’16 and Grace Chuan ’17 share contrasting views on MLHS’ latest club: The Food Enlightenment Society.

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Survivors, Not Attention-Seekers: A Look at Depression

Amanda Xu ’18 and Natalie Ruddy ’15 draw attention to the long-neglected and tersely-debated issue of mental health.


Gender Disparity in Clubs

Do more girls than boys participate in high school clubs?

Beyond Bullying: Living an Authentic Life

The rising visibility of trans individuals provide a lesson to the rest of us on surmounting bullies and staying true to ourselves.