News | Topic: Transgender
Jun 30, 2020
How ‘Peer Contagion’ May Play Into The Rise Of Teen Girls Transitioning
The new book “Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters” explores the connection between rising teen transgender identification and peer contagion. Read the article here.
Jun 8, 2020
Connecticut Transgender Policy Found To Violate Title IX
Connecticut’s policy allowing transgender girls to compete as girls in high school sports violates the civil rights of athletes who have always identified as female, the U.S. Education Department has determined in a decision that could force the state to change course to keep federal funding and influence others to do the same. Read the article here.
Mar 9, 2020
Alabama Bill Would Ban Transgender Surgery For Teens
State senators voted overwhelmingly, 22-3, to approve a bill that would make it a felony for doctors and other medical providers to prescribe hormone blockers or surgeries for minors seeking to treat gender dysphoria. Read the article here.
Feb 25, 2020
Sweden: 1,500 Percent Documented Rise In Gender Dysphoria In Teens Since 2008
Mirroring other Western countries, the nation of Sweden has documented an astronomical rise in gender dysphoria diagnoses among teenagers in the past decade. Read the article here.
Jan 22, 2020
Teen Detransitioners Are Telling Their Stories On YouTube
Many young adults are turning to vlogging their detransition experiences and stories on YouTube. Read the article here.
Jan 6, 2020
Marvel Universe To Introduce First Transgender Character
Blockbuster superhero movie powerhouse Marvel has revealed that the Universe’s first transgender character will appear in an upcoming film. Read the article here.
Nov 22, 2019
Trans Teen Regrets His Transition
Less than a year after having gender surgery, Nathaniel now says, “This whole thing was a bad idea. I am 19 years old, and I feel as though I have ruined my life.” Read the story here.
Jul 15, 2019
Scholars’ New Book Questions Transgender Ideology
A new book from a group of academics offers a “dramatic intervention” into the prevailing narrative surrounding transgenderism. Read the article here.
Jun 12, 2019
Chest Binding Helps Smooth the Way For Transgender Teens, But There May Be Risks
People who use binders report symptoms like back and chest pain, overheating and shortness of breath. Read the article here.
Mar 7, 2019
In Their Own Words: Parents Of Kids Who Think They Are Trans Speak Out
When a child says he is transgender, we are expected nowadays to accept and celebrate this announcement.
But there are many parents who are not celebrating. They are suffering in silence. They know their children were not born in the wrong bodies and that hormones and surgeries are not the answers to their discomfort and confusion.
Their stories are heartbreaking. Here they are, in their own words.
Read the rest of the article here.
Jan 30, 2019
Nearly 2% Of High School Youth Identify As Trans – And More Than 1/3 Of Them Have Attempted Suicide
New findings published in the Atlanta-based Centers for Disease Control’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report reveal nearly 2 percent of high schoolers in America identify as transgender, and approximately 35 percent have attempted to end their life sometime in the last 12 months. Read the article here.
Sep 18, 2018
Among Teens, Transgender Males Are Most Likely To Attempt Suicide, Study Says
Gender identity strongly influences the likelihood a teen will attempt suicide, a new study finds. Read the article here.
Feb 8, 2018
Not Just Boy And Girl; More Teens Identify As Transgender
Far more U.S. teens than previously thought are transgender or identify themselves using other nontraditional gender terms, with many rejecting the idea that girl and boy are the only options, new research suggests. Read the article here.
Oct 19, 2017
‘No Science’ Behind Transgender Therapy For Kids, Doctors Warn
Children who struggle to match their gender identity with their biological sex should not be pushed into transgender therapies, but given treatments that help treat the underlying cause of the dysphoria, said doctors in the field.
Read the article here.
Oct 13, 2017
Misunderstanding A New Kind Of Gender Dysphoria
Lisa Marchiana, A Licensed Clinical Social Worker, discusses the trend of rapid onset gender dysphoria. Read the article here.
Aug 11, 2017
5 Things Every Christian Must Know About The Transgender Debate
Here are five essential things for Christians to keep in mind as we think about and speak about transgenderism. Read the article here.
Apr 11, 2017
MTV Scraps Gender-Specific Categories For Movie & TV Awards
Films will now compete in the same categories as TV series too, as MTV shakes up its ceremony, saying its audience ‘doesn’t see male-female dividing lines.’
Read the article here.
Feb 13, 2017
Makeup brands make history by hiring male ambassadors.
Read the article here.
Feb 3, 2017
Linda’s Story: Sexuality Transformed
From my earliest memory I wanted to be a boy instead of a girl. Somehow I just knew that if I had male genitalia, my life would be complete. As a child, I prayed repeatedly for God to make me into a boy and became obsessed with my pursuit. However, I never told my family. Though I was a tomboy growing up, no one ever knew the depth of my struggles. It was my little secret that I kept for decades. Read the full article here and check out the video!
Nov 16, 2016
Tinder Now Has 40 Gender Options
“A lot of the time, dating apps make some pretty unfair assumptions about exactly who you’re looking for, and sometimes even who you are. While some dating apps are set up to match men with men or women with women and different combinations of that, a lot of dating apps aren’t set up for the reality of who’s using them.” Read the full article here.