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Commentary: Let’s Talk About Sex (Ed)
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Commentary: Let’s Talk About Sex (Ed)

Sex education: we all know that it can be uncomfortable to think about and maybe an annoying interruption to your day. Nonetheless, it is essential to any high school curriculum, and here at Andover, Juniors have only recently began theirs. Before spring break, students listened to a talk by YES+, the sex positivity group on…

Commentary: Questioning Censorship
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Commentary: Questioning Censorship

When news of the Christchurch shootings first broke online, I couldn’t believe it. The New Zealand I lived in had always been peaceful, idyllic, and far away from the violent troubles that seemed to plague so many countries abroad. But as news sites revealed more details, this nightmare turned into undisputable reality. I was fortunate that…

Commentary: Operation Fair Admissions
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Commentary: Operation Fair Admissions

Most of us are aware of the ruthless world of college admissions. When application season rolls around, a plethora of ‘packaging’ companies offer us the chance to build a better resumé and prepare answers to common interview questions. And even before we concern ourselves about actually applying to college, many of our parents have already…

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Commentary: A Modern Retelling of David and Goliath

I see the signs. Do you? The package of cardboard boxes with the trademark smile connecting “A” to “Z” waiting at Central Services, the website on people’s laptop screens in Lower Left with the cart full of items ranging from popcorn to umbrellas, the sprawling campus of its warehouses that you can see on the…

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Commentary: CPB: Commons Peanut Butter

“The liquidy stuff that they have here? Not good,” said Michelle Jeon ’19 when asked about the Paresky Commons peanut butter. Intrigued by her answer, I went around last week to gather more opinions on the Paresky peanut butter from some of my other peers. Here are some of the responses I received: Claire Brady…

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