gender

Moral Insanity: California's Transgender-Student Bill

Moral Insanity: California's Transgender-Student Bill
Our first response to the California decision might be anger or even disgust, but when filtered through the lens of Paul's letter to the church in Rome, I submit that we may want to respond differently.

Military to Begin Women Combat Training by 2015

Military to Begin Women Combat Training by 2015
The U.S. military is making plans to integrate women into combat roles, including special operations.

Transsexual Cartoon Part of Larger Strategy

Transsexual Cartoon Part of Larger Strategy
"SheZow" is "the world's first 'transsexual' superhero." Guy is a 12-year-old boy who uses a magic ring from his dead aunt, shouts "You go girl!" and morphs into a crime-fighting female.

Milwaukee Elementary School Has 'Gender Bender Day'

Milwaukee Elementary School Has 'Gender Bender Day'
Last week's "Gender Bender Day" at Tippecanoe School for the Arts and Humanities asked students to dress as a member of the opposite sex.

Department of Education to Eliminate 'Mother,' 'Father' From Student Aid Forms

Department of Education to Eliminate 'Mother,' 'Father' From Student Aid Forms
The U.S. Department of Education has announced that student financial aid forms will begin using the terms "Parent 1" and "Parent 2" rather than the gender-specific terms "mother" and "father."

Phoenix City Council Abolishes Gender

Phoenix City Council Abolishes Gender
An ordinance passed Wednesday night by the Phoenix City Council forces the city's businesses, charities and churches to consider hiring transgendered people and requires them to recognize any gender expression, even if that means allowing a man to use the women's restroom.

Massachusetts Schools to Allow Boys in Girls' Restrooms

Massachusetts Schools to Allow Boys in Girls' Restrooms
Under a sweeping directive issued by the Massachusetts Department of Education, boys and girls who identify as the opposite sex are now allowed to use whichever school bathroom and locker room they feel most comfortable in, and schools are discouraged from using gender-based clothes and from conducting gender-based practices such as lining up children based on their sex.

Women in Combat: What are the Implications?

Women in Combat: What are the Implications?
The recent announcement that the U.S. military would lift its ban on women in combat has become a subject of debate regarding the practical and cultural implications of the change. Is it simply an issue of equality, or more?