Samantha Gobba

Samantha reports on the pro-life movement for WORLD Digital.

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Throwing the first stone

Culture
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 8/10/13, 08:54 am

Last week, La Shawn Barber’s “Girls: Beware what you wear“ soared in popularity on Facebook and Twitter, and was the most-read article at WORLDmag.com. Her well-received observations of two teenage girls at Sea World got me thinking about my own views of modesty.

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Ball State backpedals on intelligent design

Intelligent Design
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 8/01/13, 04:38 pm

Students at Indiana's Ball State University will no longer hear intelligent design perspectives in honors science classes after the school president blasted it as a “theory” overwhelmingly rejected by the scientific community.

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Former Sen. Harry Byrd dies

Obituary
by Samantha Gobba
Posted 7/30/13, 02:28 pm

Sen. Harry Byrd Jr., a former Virginia politician known for leaving the Democratic Party to seek election as an Independent, died Monday morning at his home in Winchester, Va. He was 98.

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