Monthly Archives: February 2012

REPORT: SEX-CHANGE TREATMENTS ON THE RISE AMONG CHILDREN & TEENS

CHICAGO (The Blaze/AP) — A small but growing number of teens and even younger children who think they were born the wrong sex are getting support from parents and from doctors who give them sex-changing treatments, according to reports in … Continue reading

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Kids who veer from gender norms at higher risk for abuse

Berkeley, California (CNN) — When a boy struts in a tutu or a girl dons boxer shorts, it makes grown-ups nervous. It’s one of the first lessons kids who are gender nonconforming learn. Mich is biologically female, but didn’t identify … Continue reading

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Meet the ‘Inappropriate’ Female Witness Barred From Speaking at the Birth Control Hearing

Yesterday in perhaps one of the most heartbreaking visual representations of how little conservative politicians care about women I’ve ever seen, California Republican Representative Darrell Issa assembled a panel of 5 men to testify before a Congressional committee about how … Continue reading

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