A Visit from the Gender-Studies Folks: Is a telling of my experience of participating in a forum on gender issues – the evils of heteronormativity was the topic of the day – at a university in Denver and the interesting things that came from it.
5 Reasons President Obama’s New Transgender School Policy is Foolish: Some have tried to spin the federal transgender schools directive as totally harm-free, but some really troubling parts of political gender theory present themselves immediately.
5 Reasons Target’s Trans Bathroom Policy Really Stepped In It: At its root, this new policy mess Target created for itself is rooted in this bald truth: Gender identity does not exist in any objective sense.
Why Ms. Madison had to create Female Customers: Ashley Madison learned that men and women are indeed different. This fact is backed up by an impressive array of science on sex difference coming to press over the last fifteen years.
Making Sense of the Gender Issue: This large PDF file explores and refutes 7 myths of regarding gender politics.
The Scientific Objectivity of Gender Difference: Even the most aloof spectator of current culture cannot miss that the nature of gender and sex difference1 are white-hot issues today. They have been for quite some while actually, starting with the super hip and nouveau 1970s parental conviction that so-called “gender neutral” toys would create more sensitive, compassionate, non-judgmental children.
How to Love your Transgender Neighbor These few basic things will go a long way in navigating the rocky road that exists in such a relationship between two very different people.
When Evangelical Leaders Go all Flippy Floppy on Marriage: A popular evangelical leader and author shared his thoughts on marriage this past weekend. I won’t mention his name because his MO seems to be to say provocative things when he has a new book coming out to kick up publicity.
Choosing One’s Gender: Storm is a child being raised with a unique opportunity. This child’s mom and dad are keeping the sex of the 4 month old a secret from their Toronto family and friends so that Storm can decide what he/she wants to be when he/she gets old enough.
Sex Differences Matter: The New York Times published two important articles on gender/sex difference last weekend — Boys Will be Boys, Not on These Families andWhen it Comes to Scandal, Boys Won’t be Girls —
7 Questions About Transgender People, Answered: What social science research we have on transgender people and gender dysphoria is limited, but it does not support the agenda of trans activists.
Pulling a Fast One on the Transgendered: This was my big chance. Here, right outside the lecture hall, was one of these new, trendy water-closets that certain minorities have been fighting for.