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Dog of the Week 🐕 1-14

Dog of the Week 🐕 1-14

January 14, 2019

Introducing this week's furry friend: Max. Little Max belongs to the Anneser family in Hollis. He is 9 years old, and is loved by all that he meets.

Dog of the week 🐕 1-6

Dog of the week 🐕 1-6

January 11, 2019

Presenting Oakley, this week's Dog of the Week (submitted by Joshua Ide, Class of 2020)

Dog of the week 🐕 12-30

Dog of the week 🐕 12-30

January 4, 2019

Introducing.... The Great Gatsby!   Submitted by Heather Hamilton

Acceptance and the Holiday Season

Acceptance and the Holiday Season

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

December 24, 2018

Forward: I’d like to take a moment to express my gratitude to the Hollis Brookline High School GSA for their overwhelming support for this article. This article isn’t about my opinion- it’s intended as a showcase of LGBTQ+ voices on their experiences with acceptance. To everyone who may not feel ac...

The responsibility of the citizenry

The responsibility of the citizenry

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

December 5, 2018

The phrases “civic duty” and “service to our country” are often used in the same sentence, and refer almost exclusively to the significance of the military or voting. While military service is a vital form of public duty, and voting is truly a pillar of democracy, serving the country doesn’t n...

Afghanistan: an American responsibility

Afghanistan: an American responsibility

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

November 29, 2018

As American politics appear to be in perennial turmoil, the focus of the American population has turned away from foreign policy. In times of great domestic turmoil, it is easy for national politics to become self-centered, but as the greatest geopolitical force in the world, the United States has a ...

Halt the attacks on news outlets

Halt the attacks on news outlets

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

November 14, 2018

All of us student journalists at the Cavalier Chronicle would like to take a moment to offer our sincerest condolences regarding  the death of Jamal Khashoggi. We, as a community, were deeply saddened to hear of his death and the blatant disregard for free press and free speech that it unearthed. It’...

There is no such thing as a blue state

There is no such thing as a blue state

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

November 13, 2018

Political media likes to describe states as “red” or “blue,” but the reality is that most are some shade of purple. Most states are made up of diverse political opinion, regardless of its color on election maps. Every four years, the analysis of the electoral map is much the same. Commen...

There’s a world out there, and it’s time to care

There’s a world out there, and it’s time to care

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

November 2, 2018

Plastic cups, plastic wrap, plastic chairs, plastic bears, plastic blocks, plastic clocks; plastic here, plastic there, plastic everywhere! In modern society, one of the most popular manufacturing materials, plastic (a synthetic polymer) is killing the environment one habitat at a time. Of course, p...

Saudi Arabia, not the moral high ground

Saudi Arabia, not the moral high ground

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

October 31, 2018

The recent incident involving the death of a Saudi journalist has raised some serious questions about US foreign policy in the Middle East. This month, Saudi Arabia has taken some serious heat both from Turkey, and (surprisingly) from Trump. The international community is responding to the Saudi gov...

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