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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Media stereotypes, advances LGBT community in one paradoxical act

Media stereotypes, advances LGBT community in one paradoxical act

Katie Whaley May 28, 2017

Art by Dzung Nguyen The heavy aroma of buttered popcorn overwhelmed sophomore Isabel Thoroughman’s senses as she situated herself into a seat in the middle of the movie theater. She placed her soda in...

Teens navigate and reclaim labels, names

Teens navigate and reclaim labels, names

Siena Juhlin May 27, 2017

Art by Dzung Nguyen For years sophomore Harper Dailey felt trapped in her own body. She felt as if she were put under an undeserved label. Her parents gave her a feminine name, and doctors declared a feminine...

Obscure identities struggle for recognition

Obscure identities struggle for recognition

Rochita Ghosh May 26, 2017

Art by Dzung Nguyen The most well-known members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community are those who identify as the first two letters; 3.3 percent of the U.S. adult population,...

Young or old, lovers strength shines through judgment

Young or old, lovers’ strength shines through judgment

Ann Fitzmaurice May 25, 2017

Art by Dzung Nguyen On an unusually sunny day for January, sophomore Bailey Long took a walk from RBHS to Panera. Her journey took place after a long day of school spent anxiously waiting for the final...

LGBT youth remains resilient in face of discrimination

LGBT youth remains resilient in face of discrimination

Nikol Slatinska May 24, 2017

Art by Dzung Nguyen This story contains explicit language In just five short months, the legal and everyday circumstances have turned completely upside down for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender...

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