The Horizon

Reproductive resources

Reproductive resources

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2015

Hormones rage. Bodies heat up and then succumb, causing the nerve endings to quiver in anticipation of more pleasure. However, the urge to acquire this momentary gratification could result in life-changing consequences. Soon, the "I’m pregnant" texts start rolling in, and pop goes the scenario...

Low student presence creates debate uproar

IUS Horizon

October 28, 2012

IU Southeast took center stage on Oct. 23 by serving as the location for a second debate between Indiana Senatorial candidates. Hosted by the Indiana Debate Commission, the event took place in the Ogle Center, where nearly 50 TV and radio stations broadcast a live discussion between Democrat Joe ...

Religious values affect political choice

IUS Horizon

October 28, 2012

It is unethical to force Americans to choose between their religions and their choices of presidential candidates. Issues such as gay marriage, abortion, birth control and other religious matters have no place in politics. Many extremist Republican and Democratic advocates are playing the religious car...

Politics need separation from religious beliefs

IUS Horizon

October 26, 2012

IU Southeast made national headlines when Richard Mourdock, Republican candidate for the Indiana Senate, made a statement saying despite the “horrible situation” from which they occur, pregnancy from rape was “something God intended.” I am a Hoosier, born, raised and, most importantly, proud....

Vaginal procedure probes privacy principles

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2012

In recent months, issues surrounding abortion and birth control have fluctuated in the United States between what should be allowed in relation to the reproductive rights of women. For many women, the question of deciding to have an abortion or not is a tough choice to make. However, in the last cou...

Culture war will end when science rules

IUS Horizon

November 6, 2011

Freedom. There is no concept, no idea, more central to the American psyche and way of life than that of freedom. Freedom to say, do and believe whatever. Freedom to go anywhere and be anything. However, Americans — and everyone in civilized society — must draw lines when making laws and de...

Choice rules, fighting for freedom to choose

IUS Horizon

November 6, 2011

My beliefs are based on freedom of choice. One of the largest issues we combat as citizens is the fight for rights. Many believe the first amendment covers such rights, however, freedoms get chipped away every day. While many other countries dream of a democracy, we take it for granted by allowing cert...