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Texas abortion ban sends women to clinics in neighboring states

Article and Infographic by Rubi Melo The Texas abortion law went into effect on September 1st and a lot has happened since then. The Texas Heartbeat Bill, which bans abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, has caused a lot of unrest and disappointment among people all over the country. Soon after the law went into effect, and people were no longer able to get abortions past six weeks, women’s health clinics outside of Texas began to accumulate more patients. For example, according to the New York Times, there is a women’s

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Women in STEM at SRHS

Article By: Tara Elsa March is Women’s History Month. To highlight some of the incredible accomplishments of women, March has been dedicated to learning more about women’s contributions to events in history and society. Some of the first female engineers got their degrees in the early 1900s, only 115 years ago! To highlight the accomplishments of women this month, I talked to women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at Santa Rosa High School. Women in STEM. The amount of women in STEM (outside of

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