Category Archives: Editorials

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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.

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Gender Disparity in Clubs

Do more girls than boys participate in high school clubs?

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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.

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Apple Branches Out With Emojis

Apple’s ethnic diversification of Emojis receives both approval and criticism.

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The Changing Media Images of Women

Women are beginning to claim more of a role in the mass media but we’re still a far cry from where we need to be.

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The Decline of Social Interaction

Technology could mean the end of the human race.

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Are Standardized Tests Up to Standards?

Is standardized testing a student’s worst enemy?

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Leelah Alcorn: An American Tragedy

The heart-breaking death of a teenage girl and another life lost to transgender discrimination.

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Glasses: Survival of the Smartest?

Darwin’s theory of evolution may explain why glasses are a hallmark of intelligence.