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'Judicial Sanity': Appeals Court Rejects Trans Student's Challenge to School Bathroom Policy

'Judicial Sanity': Appeals Court Rejects Trans Student's Challenge to School Bathroom Policy

A federal appeals court upheld a Florida school district’s traditional bathroom policy on Friday in a landmark ruling involving the issue of transgender-identifying students and privacy.

World Boxing Council to Launch Transgender Category for 'Safety and Inclusion'

World Boxing Council to Launch Transgender Category for 'Safety and Inclusion'

The World Boxing Council announced last week that it is adding a transgender category to protect biological female competitors.

What Our Cultural Artifacts Say to Us and About Us

What Our Cultural Artifacts Say to Us and About Us

Cultural artifacts are particularly effective in making ideas seem normal. Huge advertisements at cosmetics stores like Sephora portray young men dressed provocatively in women’s clothing and covered in makeup. Boarding most Delta flights requires walking past an image of a same-sex couple cuddled up in premium economy.

Without using a single word, cultural artifacts can communicate ideas not merely about what counts as normal behavior but about what it means to be human. In essence, Sephora is telling our sons and daughters that “the way we know a boy is a girl is that he is dressed provocatively and covered in makeup.” What message does that send if not to be a woman is to be like this

Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Policy Allowing Transgender Girls to Compete in Girls' Sports

Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Policy Allowing Transgender Girls to Compete in Girls' Sports

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously ruled in favor of a Connecticut athletics association policy allowing biological males identifying as females to play in girls' sports.

Putting Men in Women’s Prisons: A Social Experiment That Should Never Have Happened

Putting Men in Women’s Prisons: A Social Experiment That Should Never Have Happened

Making prison safer for everyone, including people who identify as transgender, is a goal worthy of any civilized society, one of the great causes in the life and ministry of Chuck Colson, and grounded only in Christian history. At the same time, the safety of some should never come at the expense of others, especially the most vulnerable. Just yesterday, that was common sense.

No matter our ideals, reality remains. Biology is not a social construct. Rather, it is hardwired into reality. Reality does not disappear because some alter their appearance or claim new pronouns, nor does the tendency of lawless men to victimize women change because we’ve committed ourselves to made-up new virtues such as “inclusion.” This should be especially obvious.

School Booted Christian Teacher for Declining to Use Trans Pronouns, Names: Suit

School Booted Christian Teacher for Declining to Use Trans Pronouns, Names: Suit

A Christian teacher who was forced to resign for declining to use the preferred names of trans-identifying students is suing the school district, claiming it violated her free speech and religious liberty rights under the U.S. Constitution.

'Orwellian': Cambridge Dictionary Changes Definition of 'Woman,' 'Man'

'Orwellian': Cambridge Dictionary Changes Definition of 'Woman,' 'Man'

The Cambridge Dictionary has changed the definitions of “man” and “woman” to also include transgender individuals in a move that is drawing criticism from prominent conservatives.

Court: Biden Admin. Can't Force Catholic Doctors to Perform Gender Transition Surgeries

Court: Biden Admin. Can't Force Catholic Doctors to Perform Gender Transition Surgeries

A coalition of faith-based doctors and hospitals won a major legal victory Friday when a federal appeals court permanently blocked the Biden administration from forcing medical professionals to perform gender transition surgeries and other procedures that violate their conscience.

American Girl Book Angers Parents, Promotes Transgenderism to 10-Year-Olds

American Girl Book Angers Parents, Promotes Transgenderism to 10-Year-Olds

A colorful new American Girl book marketed to girls as young as 10 has sparked a backlash among parents for its promotion of transgenderism and its explanation that some girls who feel like a boy "on the inside" can become a boy.