The Pel Mel

OP ED: Redefining Nationalism – – When Politics Becomes a Dirty Word

Stephen Tahbaz, Editorial Director, Junior

November 27, 2018

The presidency of Donald Trump has been one of the more turbulent chapters in our nation’s history. One consistent theme of his time in office has been his use of non-traditional rhetoric, which has caused a demonstration of...

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The Ben Commandments

November 27, 2018

Opinion of the Staff: Greater Voter Participation Turns Midterm Elections from Bland to Grand

November 27, 2018

This year, just before the start of the holiday season, the country experienced a different kind of season: a season of change -- at least as far as politics was concerned. This November’s midterm election saw a shift in political...

OP ED: The Future of the #MeToo Movement in a Post-Kavanaugh Age

Alyssa Purcea, Sophomore and Steph Munn, Junior

October 22, 2018

The confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court exposed some underlying problems in the American government. One of these issues is the aging, male-majority demographic of this country’s legislative branch of government....

OP ED: An Open Mind on Open Enrollment

Maeve Parmelee

October 22, 2018

Although taking higher level classes seems exciting to some students, some see it as an immense amount of pressure. In 2014, Pelham Memorial High School introduced a system of open enrollment to students. This program allows students...

OP ED: To Say or Not to Say….the Pledge

Ellie O’Sullivan, Staff Reporter, Freshman

October 22, 2018

Ever since Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the national anthem, the controversy surrounding how one shows his or her patriotism has been pushed into the national spotlight. Patriotism, or lack thereof, is expressed in many...

Ben Glickman may be an Editor-in-chief, but when it comes to providing assistance, he is our adVice President.

The Ben Commandments

October 22, 2018

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