The Lobby Observer

Dating Violence: The Importance of Taking Care of Yourself

Karol Arevalo ‘23

January 16, 2020

How common is dating violence? More common than one might think.  According to Break The Cycle, approximately 1 in 3 high school students experience physical or sexual violence, or as well as both. Overall in most cases, peopl...

A Short, Powerful Note on Racism

Anonymous, Contributing Writer

January 14, 2020

Racism. Racism is the belief in the superiority of one race over another. It is commonly seen in the language people use towards one another. People who commit acts of racism hurt people and it reflects how low racist people...

Why you should know about the educational camps in China

Alixe Cecchini ‘23

January 13, 2020

Recently there was a video on Tik Tok spreading awareness about educational camps in China, but the video was taken down. There is speculation that it was taken down because Tik Tok is a Chinese company and they didn’t want ...

Thanksgiving Spirits are up and Running; Why Not Share Some Traditions?

Kiley Vallee

January 7, 2020

The holidays are such a bright, happy time of year for me. Lights, everyone’s spirits, the food, and the time spent with family. It all adds up to become my favorite part of the year and I get so excited as it comes around. ...

Is the Libertarian Party Finally Making Its Mark?

Matthew Willar '22, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2019

Political parties are one of the first things we think of when we talk about politics. They are two major known parties, including the Democrats and the Republicans, but did you know that there are some other political parties...

Opinion: Why you should care about the Hong Kong Protests

Noah Lieberman '21, Contributing Writer

November 26, 2019

In the beginning of October, I read a tweet from the general manager of the Houston Rockets. The tweet said, “Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong.” The tweet caused severe backlash, especially from China’s official...

Living with ADHD: A student’s personal story

Anonymous, Contributing Writer

November 25, 2019

Many people have their own opinions on the topic of Attention Deficit Hyper Disorder. And the truth is that many people in the world actually suffer from ADHD. I am one of the people who suffer from this disorder. Having...

Opinion: WHS, Massachusetts, and The White House Take on Anti-Vaping Actions

Adam Dapolite '20, Opinion Editor

October 2, 2019

You hear about it everywhere. Vaping has plagued the Westborough High School halls for years and has made the bathrooms of the school smell of e-cigarettes. Every time I pass by the bathrooms I can smell the cotton candy and ...

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