• Opinion

    Movie Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

    by  • November 30, 2016 • Entertainment Opinions, Homepage, Movie Reviews, Opinion • 0 Comments

    After a long time, J.K. Rowling finally showcased her Harry Potter prequel, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, on November 18th. Wizards, witches, and muggles teleported, went by floo powder, or walked in to their nearest movie theatre to follow Newt Scamander’s adventures in the unknown land of 1926 New York, with his...

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    The Nation Since Trump Has Won

    by  • November 18, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Opinion, Political Opinions • 0 Comments

    There have been many oscillating ideas about the elections. The nation was swept either by a terrible loss or fantastic win with Donald Trump as the president-elect. In Massachusetts, many were devastated, while a small group gleamed. Recently there have been anti-Trump rallies and protests throughout Boston since election day. The general shock as...

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    A Reality Check

    by  • November 18, 2016 • Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    After almost four years of high school, I’ve come to realize a lot of different things that I should have done differently. Everyone’s high school experience is different, and I realized that there are so many different factors that change the way we experience high school, but there is one thing that is crucial...

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    Why I’m Afraid of Mike Pence

    by  • November 15, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World • 0 Comments

    On November 8, Donald Trump became the President-Elect of the United States. This sparked a nationwide outrage by the ones who were opposed to Trump. Many took to social media, and people also took to the streets to protest. As I sat watching the news, and listening to people talk about their concerns about...

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    Why I Will Never Forgive or Forget Donald Trump

    by  • November 9, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Homepage, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World, World & History • 0 Comments

    The 2016 election has been an unforgettable one. I would not accredit that to the remarkability of each candidate, their visionary goals to mobilize the country, nor their truly promising social, political and economic policies that will surge the U.S. further as that is the demand of the people. Rather, the most heated topics...

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    Why Local Politics Matter Too

    by  • November 9, 2016 • 2016 Presidential Election, Local, Local Opinions, National, North American News, Opinion, Political Opinions, World • 0 Comments

    Government officials and city workers are always highlighting the importance of political activity and staying involved in your community. They claim that every voice is heard and that they are working in the benefit of the people and the city. However, when there are no voices to be heard, who should the government listen...

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    Invisible Illnesses In Schools

    by  • October 28, 2016 • Health Opinions, Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    There is a common belief that mental illness can only strike adults when actually, any given student can be silently combating depression or anxiety. The statistics are startling. Eight out of every one-hundred students that walk through Malden High School’s halls may have moderate to severe depression. In an illness such as Social Anxiety...

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    A New Beginning

    by  • October 27, 2016 • Editorial, From the Editor • 0 Comments

    Honestly, being the Editor-in-Chief of The Blue and Gold newspaper has been such a surreal experience so far. In 2012, I was fresh out of middle school and new to high school. I felt like a fish out of water.  I was just a freshman who did not know what he was really getting...

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