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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

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Religious perceptions on abortion contradict America’s founding principle of autonomy

Shubha Gautam October 12, 2021

California passed the Therapeutic Abortion Act on June 14, 1967, becoming the third state that year to drastically revise its abortion legislation after continued pressure from the second wave feminist...

Portrait of smiling onstetrician showing ultrasound scan of baby to pregnant woman visiting doctor. Photo by Envato Elements

Planned Parenthood

Sarah Ding January 17, 2020

Definition & Purpose Planned Parenthood is a provider of reproductive health care. The majority of their services are  preventive care, including preventing unintended pregnancies through contraception,...

Abortion bill approved for Senate

Abortion bill approved for Senate

Nikol Slatinska April 26, 2016

The topic of abortion is only continuing to generate controversy in Missouri, especially with GOP lawmakers’ rally on April 5 in Jefferson City, which focused on the subject. Adding to the dispute, the...

Planned Parenthood in Columbia, MO is located on 711 N Providence Rd. The center offers a wide variety of services to both men and women. photo by Paige Kiehl

Should US government stop funding Planned Parenthood?

Jae Rhee October 26, 2015

Planned Parenthood is a non-profit organization which has sustained itself through federal funding since the 1970s. It provides a variety of services for reproductive health, including abortion and other...

After Tiller expository but not provocative

‘After Tiller’ expository but not provocative

Nomin-Erdene Jagdagdorj March 3, 2013

After Tiller is eye-opening, bringing to attention the harsh controversy, ethical considerations and colossal challenges of late-term abortions. While many define themselves as pro-choice or pro-life,...

Art by Paige Martin

Komen partnership stirs controversy

Jake Alden January 23, 2013

Web surfers wondering about any recent events put on by the charitable organization, Susan G. Komen: For the Cure, will find a surprise waiting in their search bar. A search for "Susan G. Komen events"...

Planned Parenthood atmosphere changes mindset

Alyssa Piecko January 11, 2013

A camera slung on my back, the scene in front me played out like a silent movie. A few picketers parked outside of Planned Parenthood waved their signs up and down; their eyes bore holes in my back as...

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