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Is The Handmaid’s Tale becoming a reality?

Is The Handmaid’s Tale becoming a reality?

Gabrielle Wood, Staff Reporter

August 6, 2020

 Is The Handmaid’s Tale becoming a reality? On July 8, many women in the United States found themselves asking this recurring question as the Supreme Court upheld that many women around the country will be losing their access to birth control coverage.  The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor ...

Make birth control a personal decision, not a prescribed one

Make birth control a personal decision, not a prescribed one

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019

Even though a decision on whether or not to bear a child is very personal, the decision to use birth control is not entirely on an individual. Birth control pills are prescribed by doctors if they feel it necessary for their patient to take them. If one’s doctor deems it unnecessary for the patient ...