Above all, the duty of a school newspaper like The UltraViolet is to be a voice for students and the rest of the community. But what troubles me is that when the paper chooses to publish an opinion that a large percentage of the student population disagrees with, it is the paper that is blamed and at fault for trying to include multiple opinions on an issue.Read More
Now, more than ever, it is important to have discussions about mental health. The show doesn’t skirt around the topic of suicide or play at suggestions of suicide.
While the books we read, some more than others, are of outstanding literary merit, they don’t reflect the Marlborough community.
The phrase “not my president” has become a slogan of the Anti-Trump movement, appearing on signs at every protest, trending on twitter and being used in the Black Lives Matter Movement.
The realism of the movie was refreshing, the aesthetics were stunning, and overall it was groundbreaking VS the movie was unrealistic, the characters were unpleasant, and their life style is romanticized.
Black History Month, a time that celebrates progress and unity, ironically arrived on the heels of the inauguration of Donald Trump, one of the most controversial political figures in recent memory.
Almost any girl has experienced the terrible feeling of getting her period in class, period in class, running to the bathroom only to realize she doesn’t have a pad or tampon.
Extended time serves people who genuinely need it, but those people gaming the system are getting an unfair advantage and stigmatize everyone who receives extended time.
The aspect of this that makes my skin crawl the most is the fact that so many deceived Californians probably voted on this not knowing that rape fell under the category of nonviolent. “Nonviolent rape” is not a thing. It does not exist.