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1 Students for Life fails to pass
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:16, p.01
10/12/2023 The NISG fails to pass a bill allowing the student organization "Students for Life" to form on campus, stirring controversy; photo.
2 A fight for our rights
Klinkhammer--Bailey (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:4, p.03
9/8/2022 Bailey Klinkhammer writes her opinions on the recent event of the Dobbs v. Jackson court case. Klinkhammer argues that it is just the beginning of the 14th Amendments slowly being stripped away unless people take a stand and defend it; photo.
3 In defense of Dobbs v. Jackson
Hill--Drew (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:2, p.03
8/29/2022 Drew Hill writes his opinions on the ruling of Dobbs v. Jackson case which overturned the protective abortion rights of Roe v. Wade. He believes that the Supreme Court made the right decision in the controversial debate.
4 Students for Life: Nook overturns NISG Court's decision
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:21, p.01
10/29/2020 Nook overturns NISG's ruling over Students for Life; photos.
5 Students for Life appeals to president
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 117:19, p.01
10/22/2020 Students for Life appeals to President Nook after NISG ruling; photos.
6 NISG Senator speaks out about controversy
Rawwas--Mohammad (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 117:16, p.03
10/12/2020 NISG Senator Mohammed Rawwas defends the controversial ruling of denying registry to Students for Life; photo.
7 Stop governing womens' bodies
Goedken--Dani (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:14, p.3
10/5/2020 Planned Parenthood has been heavily criticized for performing too many abortions but many do not focus on the sex education, reproductive health care, STD testing, preventative care, and resources they provide. Goedken believes Planned Parenthood should keep their funds in place to promote healthy lives and to keep people safe.
8 A feminism for the 99 percent
Rawwas--Mohammad (Student--2018), Tribune News Service
Northern Iowan 116:15, p.03
10/21/2019 Opinion Columnist, Mohammad Rawwas, explains why he thinks Congresswomen Ihan Omar and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez represent the true face of modern feminism.
9 Are you pro-life or pro-birth
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:39, p.03
2/28/2019 Steve Corbin, alumni and former professor of Marketing at UNI, argues that many who believe they are pro-life are actually pro-birth in their political leanings.
10 First district candidates sound off
Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018), Wauters--Joel (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:21, p.01
11/5/2018 An overview of Congress candidates Rod Blum and Abby Finkenauer and their stances on issues.
11 Understanding "late-term" abortions
Wolfe--Brenna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:3, p.03
8/31/2017 Columnist Brenna Wolfe discusses her views on abortion, particularly late-term abortion.
12 The 'pro-life' pickle: can we find a more accurate term?
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:18, p.3
10/29/2015 Editor Nick Fisher believes that "Pro-life" is too vague, and that people should be more specific when debating abortion; photo.
13 Censorship abound in UNIFI/RTL chalk war
Moeller--Jesse (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.4
10/15/2015 Student Jesse Moeller believes that student chalk messages should not be censored, and should be removed only if they violate school policy.
14 Student orgs. wage chalking war over abortion
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:14, p.3
10/15/2015 UNI Right to life was the subject of controversy after chalking 3500 hearts in front of the Maucker Union to spread abortion awareness; photo.
15 Columnist responds to Right to Life
Carr-Murphy--Hannah (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:6, p.1
9/17/2015 Columnist Hannah Carr-Murphy corrects some of her inaccuracies in her previous article in regards to UNI Right to Life; photo.
16 UNI Right to Life responds to 'War on Christianity'
Northern Iowan 112:6, p.3
9/17/2015 UNI Right to life clarifies their organization's goals and dismisses beliefs that being in the group requires being religious.
17 Student speaks out on abortion guest speaker
Northern Iowan 110:44, p.3
3/13/2014 In a letter to the editor, Emily Engle speaks about Jill Stanek's speech, "An Insider's View on Abortion." She says that only one viewpoint was discussed in the speech, and that every issue has two sides.
18 Activist, former nurse condemns abortions
Gibbs--Hannah Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:43, p.1
3/10/2014 UNI Right to Life brought Jill Stanek to campus to speak out against abortion. Jill Stanek formerly worked in a hospital that allowed late-term abortions and told stories of the things she witnessed while working there; photo.
19 Taylor discusses abortion
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:24, p.1
11/19/2013 Sunsara Taylor spoke to the UNI community about abortion and other women's rights issues. Taylor explained that having an abortion is a safe and confidential process that should be available to all women as a choice; photo.
20 Who are you politically?
Venuto--Kayla Jewel (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:24, p.4
11/19/2013 The author expresses her dissatisfaction with the United States government and President Obama. She feels that government spending is out of hand and that the government needs to take action.
21 UNI to host political activist Sunsara Taylor
Public Relations News Release 2013:113, p.1
11/6/2013 Sunsara Taylor, a writer and political activist, will present "Defeating the Assault on Abortion Rights: Wining the Full Liberation of Women". Taylor believes that birth control and abortion are rights that women cannot be denied.
22 Controversial musical hits Strayer-Wood
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:17, p.4
10/25/2013 "Spring Awakening" is a Strayer-Wood Theatre musical that is set to open on October 31. It deals with controversial subjects and is meant for mature audiences only; photo.
23 Silent students raise awareness
Prigeon--Correy Travis (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:15, p.4
10/18/2013 UNI students showed their pro-life views by wearing red tape with the word "life" over their mouths. This was symbolic of the millions of children aborted who were unable to speak. These students want to raise awareness and protest abortion; photo.
24 Protest incites student response
Ta--Linh Mai (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:53, p.1
4/30/2013 Protesters from Missionaries to the Pre-Born gathered outside of the Maucker Union to protest abortion and homosexuality. Groups of students opposed this protest and formed their own counter-protest group, photo.
25 We should all be pro-life
Pope--David William (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:42, p.4
3/12/2013 The author voices his opinion on abortion and some possible consequences of outlawing it.
26 The right's war on facts
Friel--Aaron (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:15, p.4
10/16/2012 Student gives information on Republican candidate platforms for local elections.
27 The conservative crusade against women's health
McGraw--Stefanie Hannah (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:38, p.4
2/21/2012 Several states, including Iowa, have proposed legislation making abortion more difficult and against the law. The Iowa bill, if passed, would make causing an abortion a Class A felony; punishable by life in prison.
28 Abortion takes center stage at UNI
Funk--Dakota John (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:50, p.6
4/16/2010 Melissa Ohden will speak on the awareness of the impact of abortion on men, women, children, families, and communities.
29 Family planning research sparks debate among UNI students
Aunspach--Chase Steven (Student--2009)
Northern Iowan 106:35, p.1
2/12/2010 Cost analysis study conducted by Iowa Initiative to Reduce Unwanted Pregnancies resulted in $3.78 saved for every $1.00 invested in family planning during the first year. Students have mixed views; photo.
30 Irrelevance of religious pro-life arguments
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 2008:30, p.5
1/26/2010 Abortion revisited.
31 Why I won't vote for Obama
Lindberg--Duane Rev.
Northern Iowan 105:18, p.5
10/31/2008 Writer shares four clear points on his choice for president, John McCain.
32 Culture Corner; signs of the apocalypse
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 104:18, p.5
10/26/2007 Trick and treating ending before dark, pro-life campaign, and constant construction seen as signs of inevitable end of days.
33 Baby killers?
Wichtendahl--Angela S. (Class of 2008)
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.6
9/22/2006 Keyed car noted as improper way to express opinion on abortion.
34 New stem-cell technology may ease tensions in pro-life debate
Conaway--Brandon U. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:5, p.4
9/12/2006 Dr. Robert Lanza reports that for the first time human embryonic stem cells can be generated without interfering with the embryo's potential for life.
35 Writers need to convey all the facts
Howland--Meredith R. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:47, p.6
3/31/2006 Believes that recent column by Taylor Gerling on men's reproductive rights ignored important courses of action.
36 Who is financially responsible for baby?
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:46, p.7
3/28/2006 Considers father's rights in reproduction.
37 U. S. abortion policy violates men's rights
Nichols--Brent (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:33, p.5
1/31/2006 Wonders why abortion laws only pertain to the choices of women.
38 High court needs to step up
Northern Iowan 102:30, p.5
1/20/2006 Wonders why Supreme Court did not take strong stance in recent abortion case.
39 However you look at it, abortions here to stay
Meinecke--Heather (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:6, p.7
9/16/2005 Comments about new Supreme Court Chief Justice nominee John G. Roberts, and about abortion, a subject about Mr. Roberts has been questioned.
40 Harkin-endorsed stem cell research bill moves to Senate
Bentley--Adam J. (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:61, p.3
7/22/2005 While stem cell research could result in medical advancements that might cure millions of people, the ethics of using embryo stem cells causes controversy.
41 Liberal responses hardly an argument
Purdy--Nathan (Student--2002)
Northern Iowan 101:45, p.6
3/25/2005 Support the ideas presented in an earlier letter on abortion written by Deidre Connell; believes Robert Rivera is presenting a liberal view on the subject.
42 Facts little more than propaganda
Rivera--Robert (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 101:44, p.6
3/11/2005 Feels Deirdre Connell has misinterpreted her facts on abortion.
43 The gory truth about abortion
Connell--Deirdre Stephanie (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 101:42, p.6
3/4/2005 Presents facts on abortion to dispute other letters to the editor on the topic.
44 Pro-life material lacking facts
Rivera--Robert (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 101:40, p.6
2/25/2005 Wants people to be aware that not all information presented in letters to the editor is true and may be slanted towards the writer's view.
45 Just the facts, please
Connell--Deirdre Stephanie (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 101:39, p.9
2/22/2005 Believes that Ryan Crane was unjustified in his support of abortion.
46 Pro-choice isn't pro-death
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:39, p.7
2/22/2005 Feels abstinence-only education is not the right method for sex education.
47 When is a baby human?
McConeghey--James Alexander (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 101:39, p.9
2/22/2005 Questions columnist Ryan Crane as to when he believes a fetus becomes a human.
48 Ladies, why don't you want choices?
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:38, p.5
2/18/2005 Provides his reasons for support of abortion.
49 Isn't it ironic? Don't you think?
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:26, p.5
12/3/2004 Examines irony in current political issues.
50 A clause for the holiday
Northern Iowan 101:25, p.5
11/23/2004 Examines and supports an amendment to a Congressional spending bill that will allow medical care facilities to refuse abortion services and still receive full government funding.


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