Opinions Archive

HOW TO RESPOND TO #METOO

Nov. 15: The Roar Staff Editorial Imagine this: being touched without consent, being talked to in a manner that you do not consider being appropriate, being forced into a sexual act, not having the ability …

WHERE HAS TEAM SPIRIT GONE?

As an athlete, nothing feels better than having the home crowd behind you during a game.   The energy at the event can be the driving force that gets you to a victory.  From loud chants …

BULLYING – WHY YOU SHOULD CARE

Every day, thousands of kids go to school scared of what someone might say or do to them. Bullying is a serious problem in schools across America. It is reported that about 28 percent of students …

HUGH HEFNER: SEXIST OR FEMINIST?

On Sept 27, 2017, Hugh Hefner passed away at the ripe age of 91.   He has been recognized as many things over the years, having built an entire empire on sex and nude women.    As …

SHOULD CONFEDERATE MONUMENTS STAY?

Like many other Piedmont College students, I have lived in the South my whole life. I was raised around country music, comfort food and people with voices like molasses that say some of the quirkiest things you’ve ever heard.   I grew up …