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Student Gives Birth after Christian School Graduation Controversy


Maddi Runkles, the pregnant student who was not allowed to cross the graduation stage at her Maryland Christian school in June, has given birth to a boy.“My family and I are doing great,” Runkles said in a statement provided to The Herald-Mail in Hagerstown, Md., by a spokesman for Students for Life of America. 381 more words

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Teens Today Are Having Sex, Dating and Drinking Less Than They Used To

Contrary to popular belief, today’s kids are not growing up too fast. According to a new study published in the journal Child Development, they’re growing up slower than they used to. 502 more words

Harvard's About-Face on Michelle Jones's Acceptance

In a collaboration between The New York Times and The Marshall Project, journalist Eli Hager recently published an investigation into Harvard University’s eleventh-hour flip-flop on its acceptance of ex-convict Michelle Jones to its doctoral program in history. 260 more words

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Life Begins

Two weeks after we married my husband left for his first military assignment in Germany. I eventually joined him and we spent 22 years as a military family. 398 more words

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Preventative Parenting

I’ve never claimed to be mom of the year. Ok, well maybe I have a time or two, but it was mostly in jest. I do know that I’m a good mom. 978 more words

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Teen Pregnancy and It’s Causes

Teenage pregnancy is defined as a teenage girl, usually within the ages of 13-19, becoming pregnant.

The term in everyday speech usually refers to girls who have not reached legal adulthood, which varies across the world, who become pregnant. 178 more words

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