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Like mother before her, Miss Minnesota shaped by faith

Like mother before her, Miss Minnesota shaped by faith

| Christina Capecchi | July 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kathryn Kueppers was shaking in the final moments before the 2019 Miss Minnesota was named June 22.

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Beauty pageants objectify women

Beauty pageants objectify women

| February 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

Commodification’s root word, commodity, is defined as “convenience, advantage, something useful or valuable, an economic good, an article of commerce.” Nowhere does it imply personhood.

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Pro-life is more than just a platform for this year’s Miss America

Pro-life is more than just a platform for this year’s Miss America

| Christina Capecchi | May 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Being Miss America is a lot of pressure for 18-year-old Teresa Scan­lan.

But then, when her mom was 18, she faced a lot of pressure, too: She was pregnant and unwed.

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