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Day 93

Bailey Stover
Senior Bailey Stover spent her 93rd day of social distancing watching "Love, Victor," making an ice cream pie and celebrating her dad's 60th birthday....

Media stereotypes of LGBT characters set misleading standard, isolate viewers

Sarah Mosteller
Today’s LGBT representation, while improved, still sets an unrealistic standard for society of how queer people should look and behave. Only showcasing a small portion...

‘Welcome to Chechnya’ documents the horrors of Russian anti-gay purge, empowers international change

Maddie Orr
An ocean away a horrific injustice is occurring under Russian supervision: a massacre labeled an anti-gay purge. Since 2017, the Chechen government has been kidnapping,...

LGBTQ athletes find community within athletics

Bailey Stover
LGBTQ athletes share their coming out stories and discuss how the athletic community accepted and alienated them during their lives....

GSA hosts second annual Valentine’s Day party; members express need for increased, positive LGBTQ representation

Bailey Stover
After school Tuesday, Feb. 11, RBHS’ Gay-Straight Alliance hosted its second annual RBHS Valentine’s Day party; students reflect on LGBTQ representation....

GSA creates safe, welcoming environment for members

Ana Manzano
Ana Manzano covers the Gay-Straigth Alliance (GSA) Club at RBHS and how its members look to support and foster and positive environment....

Coming out for clout disrespects LGBTQ community

Sarah Mosteller
Junior Sarah Mosteller discusses the conflict of people coming out for clout, and how it impacts the LGBTQ community....

Antagonizing, agonizing realities

Ann Fitzmaurice
Students reflect on traumatic and troubling experiences in academic and familial settings regarding homophobic language and the death of a father....