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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

International LGBT community grows in size, struggles to gain acceptance and protection

International LGBT community grows in size, struggles to gain acceptance and protection

Alice Yu January 25, 2016

Translate In the finale of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, the judges named Conchita Wurst, a transsexual from Austria as the winner. She not only became a source of pride for Austria, but also for the...

Fighting for progress in a personal struggle for change

Fighting for progress in a personal struggle for change

Jenna Liu January 24, 2016

Transform Toward the end of last year, senior Oliver Smith looked through the school yearbook to find his name printed in the back page index. Unlike the hundreds of other students whose names were also...

infographic by Neil Cathro
source: National Transgender Discrimination Survey

A question of privilege in a minority movement

Kat Sarafianos January 24, 2016

Transgression The stonewall riots were a series of random, violent demonstrations by members of the gay community in response to police raids of gay hangouts in Greenwich, New York, in 1969. People consider...

International LGBT community grows in size, struggles to gain acceptance and protection

International LGBT community grows in size, struggles to gain acceptance and protection

Rochita Ghosh September 25, 2015

In the finale of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest, the judges named Conchita Wurst, a transsexual from Austria as the winner. She not only became a source of pride for Austria, but also for the transgender/transsexual...

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