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MPA Debate Dominates the Competition

Lucy Mayer, Staff Writer January 5, 2024

On December 1-2, 2023, the MPA debate team took home the gold with a history-making achievement at the Classic State Debate Festival at Two Rivers High School. Not only did debaters Victoria Lin and Ash...

The American Promise

Lucy Mayer, Staff Writer December 3, 2023

Picture this: it is your first day of school and you are nervous. Exceptionally nervous. You do not know anyone yet, and you are doing this all alone. Gathering your courage, you walk up to the front door...

Blue Wave Swims Its Way to Success at State

Mari Minear, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 3, 2023

Three MPA students qualified for the state Girls’ Swim Meet at the MSHSL Section 4A Meet on November 10, 2023. Senior Izzy Espinosa qualified in the 200 Yard Freestyle, 500 Yard Freestyle, 400 Yard Freestyle...

Republicans are Justified to Have Their Own Opinions. But They’re Still a Disaster.

Republicans are Justified to Have Their Own Opinions. But They’re Still a Disaster.

Mari Minear October 31, 2023

There is a first time for everything. Kevin McCarthy definitely knows it. First person to not be elected Speaker of the House within one ballot in over a century. And more importantly, first Speaker...

Go Watch The Lego Movie, It’s Better Than You Remember

Greta Hanson, Staff Writer October 31, 2023

As a kid, I was obsessed with The Lego Movie. I would recite the lines with the characters, screaming, “spaceship, Spaceship, SPACESHIP!” with Benny or performing Metalbeard’s dramatic soliloquy....

A Review of HBO’s The Last of Us: How to do an Adaptation Right

A Review of HBO’s The Last of Us: How to do an Adaptation Right

Max Spencer, Writer February 18, 2023

It's no secret that HBO's newest series, The Last of Us—an adaptation of the 2013 game of the same name by Naughty Dog Studios—is looking to be one of the best shows of the year, if not the decade....

A Historic and Controversial World Cup

A Historic and Controversial World Cup

Navreen Biring, Writer February 12, 2023

“Soccer is the world’s sport.” This statement is evident by the billions of fans that watch the World Cup tournaments every four years. The 2022 World Cup was unique for many reasons. Underdogs such...

The Harsh Fact About the Overturning of Roe V. Wade 

The Harsh Fact About the Overturning of Roe V. Wade 

Jenny Nguyen, Staff Writer October 1, 2022

   We all lately heard a lot about the Supreme Court overturning of Roe v. Wade in late June, and how society is split into 2 major groups, pro-choice and pro-life. Roe v. Wade is known for allowing...

The Climate Column: Our Plastic Problem

Soren Winikoff September 30, 2022

   Welcome to the Climate Column! This year, I will be writing an article each month about the climate crisis and how we can make a difference. Check for these articles in each issue of the Freethinker....

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