Is Same-Sex Parenting Better for Kids? The New Australian Study Can’t Tell Us

Jul 9, 2014 by

by Mark Regnerus, Public Discourse: The Australian Study of Child Health in Same-Sex Families has been getting copious positive press coverage. Unfortunately, it has some serious methodological weaknesses—it studies only the lives and experiences of the LGBT elite. Imagine if evangelical sociologists set out to document how the children of evangelical Christian parents fare in life. Imagine that they begin their effort by recruiting parents of children who attend Sunday School classes at...

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Westminster Paedophile Scandal will destroy the credibility of the British establishment

Jul 8, 2014 by

by Benjamin Harris-Quinney, Breitbart: The worst thing, no, the second worst thing about the paedophile and sex abuse scandal that is currently engulfing Westminster is that it isn’t news to most people who have worked in and around Parliament for even a few years. Most people not only know that it has been going on for decades in Britain, and continues to go on across the upper echelons of public life, but also many of the names regularly rumoured to be involved. Rumours are plentiful...

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Have the pornogogues taken over your kids’ school? Get out. Now.

Jul 8, 2014 by

by Anthony Esolen, LifeSite News: Readers of LifeSiteNews are aware of the lawsuit brought by Dr. Steve Tourloukis of Hamilton, Ontario, against the Hamilton-Wentworth school board. He is a devout member of the Orthodox Church, and he wants to be told when the school plans to introduce to his children sexual material that he finds objectionable. The school board does not want to yield. They are standing on principles, such as those are. They believe they are “co-parents,” and that “children...

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Children of divorce more reliant on psychiatric help

Jul 7, 2014 by

By Nicole M King, MercatorNet: The News Story – Divorce-alternate week arrangement damages children, experts say. While recent research has illumined the detrimental psychological effects that children of divorced families experience, further evidence shows that attempts to combat these effects by providing equal, split custody have not only failed to do so, but additionally have proved to increase the harm done to such children. A recent article in International Business Times explains...

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Trojan Horse: schools erect a straw man

Jul 3, 2014 by

By Andrew Gilligan, Telegraph: One of the oldest tactics by wrongdoers and their allies is to ignore the actual allegations made against them and instead misrepresent the charges as ones they can truthfully deny. With grinding obviousness, that’s precisely what the “Trojan Horse” schools in Birmingham are doing now. In a letter published in (where else) the Guardian, a group of the schools’ supporters announce the launch of the “Putting Birmingham Schoolkids First” campaign to “challenge the...

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Tim Loughton on families, children and marriages

Jul 3, 2014 by

From BBC News: Strong families really matter, says a former minister looking at the challenges for modern children and marriages. Tim Loughton has produced a report for the national charity 4Children, and he suggests help for when things go “sticky among families”, and not to freeze out fathers after a marital breakdown. The Conservative MP presents this personal film on Thursday’s Daily...

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