“Sex Change” Surgery: What Bruce Jenner, Diane Sawyer, and You Should Know

Apr 27, 2015 by

By Walt Heyer, Public Discourse: Bruce Jenner and Diane Sawyer could benefit from a history lesson. I know, because I suffered through “sex change” surgery and lived as a woman for eight years. The surgery fixed nothing—it only masked and exacerbated deeper psychological problems. The beginnings of the transgender movement have gotten lost today in the push for transgender rights, acceptance, and tolerance. If more people were aware of the dark and troubled history of sex-reassignment surgery,...

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The Absurdity of Transgenderism: A Stern but Necessary Critique

Apr 23, 2015 by

By Carlos D Flores, Public Discourse: We should make public policy and encourage social norms that reflect the truth about the human person and sexuality, not obfuscate the truth about such matters and sow the seeds of sexual confusion in future generations for years to come. By now we are all undoubtedly familiar with the tragic suicide of Joshua Alcorn, the transgender teenage boy who, in late December, walked onto a freeway with the intention of ending his life. In an apparent suicide note,...

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LGBT Therapy Ban

Apr 18, 2015 by

By Dale O’Leary: Suppose parents were informed that their child has a serious condition, one for which the recommended treatment included: a lifetime regime of powerful drugs which could cause serious, even life threatening, side effects; mutilating surgeries, which leave scars and compromise urinary track function; total loss of the ability to procreate; and partial or complete loss of genital function and feeling. Even with this radical treatment, their child would be at high risk for...

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Outlawing Psychotherapy For Trans-Kids Will Not Prevent Suicides

Apr 16, 2015 by

By Walt Heyer, The Federalist: Psychologically healthy people do not commit suicide. Changing genders is an outward expression of some form of depression that started long before the suicide. Studies have shown conclusively that suicide is the result of mental illness and untreated depression, but the elite who push for gender change ignore the evidence. Gender-change advocates blame lack of support from parents and society for the suicides of transgender people. Advocates blame bullying,...

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Trans activists are effectively experimenting on children. Could there be anything more cruel?

Apr 9, 2015 by

By Brendan O’Neill, Spiked: Trans activists are effectively experimenting on children. Could there be anything more cruel? – Spectator Blogs Can you think of anything more cruel than telling a five-year-old boy who likes Lady Gaga that he might have gender dysphoria? Or telling a nine-year-old tomboy who hates Barbie and loves Beckham that she might really be male – in spirit – and therefore she should think about putting off puberty and possibly transitioning to her ‘correct...

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Obama to Call for End to ‘Conversion’ Therapies for Gay and Transgender Youth

Apr 9, 2015 by

by Michael D Shear, New York Times: A 17-year-old transgender youth, Leelah Alcorn, stunned her friends and a vast Internet audience in December when she threw herself in front of a tractor-trailer after writing in an online suicide note that religious therapists had tried to convert her back to being a boy. In response, President Obama is calling for an end to such therapies aimed at “repairing” gay, lesbian and transgender youth. His decision on the issue is the latest example of his...

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