Opinions Archive

THE END IS JUST THE BEGINNING

It’s like drowning standing up… but with no water. Like having a million negative voices in your head all telling you something different. “ You aren’t pretty.” “ You look like a slump.” “You will …

WINTER BEACHING

Going to the beach is one of the best things to do in the winter. You’re probably thinking, the whole reason people go to the beach is to swim and have fun in the sun. …

MY NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

I have always found January to be a rather cold and dreary month. And that is not just talking about the weather. New Year’s Day marks the end of the holiday season. No more celebrating, …

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN REVIEW

This is the greatest show you will see all season. The songs, the choreography, and of course, the acting went into making this movie hard to forget. I want to disclaim that I am a …

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 …