What is parenthood?
Peter Jon Mitchell | 15 May 2013 |
In debates about the family, some social scientists are asserting the primacy of theory over facts. Is this science?
What do the children say?
Robert Oscar Lopez | 12 May 2013 |
The children of same-sex couples normally love the people who raised them. But many of them still have reservations about same-sex marriage.
Vater, Vater, Mutter, Mutter, Kind
Andrew E. Harrod | 30 April 2013 |
tags: diversity, Germany, same-sex parenting
A German parliamentarian's homosexual household (and friends) takes the next step in "family diversity".
The shaky science behind same-sex marriage
Institute for Marriage and Public Policy , Harvey C. Mansfield and Leon R. Kass | 26 March 2013 |
The case rests squarely on sociology and psychology. How reliable can this be, ask two distinguished scholars.
Rick Fitzgibbons | 06 September 2012 |
Same-sex parenting deprives children of a mother or father. But isn't the same thing happening with heterosexual adoption?
No more threats, please! Let’s try logic
Rick Fitzgibbons | 28 August 2012 |
Same-sex marriage arouses fierce passions. Let’s work through the arguments one step at a time.
The Regnerus Affair: research integrity and politics:
Karl D. Stephan | 03 August 2012 |
Activists are trying discredit and smear a sociologist who has been critical of gay parenting. Their campaign verges on totalitarian suppression of free speech.
The loss that may not speak its name
Dale O'Leary | 23 July 2012 |
Children are not as able to adapt to "family diversity" as easily as gay activists claim.
The right to know those who gave us life
Margaret Somerville | 10 July 2012 |
tags: children's rights, IVF, same-sex parenting
Children’s rights are in danger of being overlooked in the increasingly bizarre permutations of reproductive technology.
“The kids are all right”? Think again
Michael Cook | 15 June 2012 |
There have been no robust academic studies of gay parenting which prove that it is every bit as good as the traditional family.
Does it really make no difference if your parents are straight or gay?
Walter R. Schumm | 15 June 2012 |
New data from a well-designed study suggest that it does, and it's not good news for the kids of same-sex couples.
Same-sex parenting desires trump children’s rights
Katherine Spackman | 14 June 2011 |
Australian states follow the crowd in allowing the radical re-ordering of children's lives.
The other story about same-sex parenting
Walter R. Schumm | 29 June 2010 |
tags: research, same-sex parenting
Research showing the risks of lesbian and gay parenting is ignored in the race to make a political case.
Spin cycle: the lesbian parenting story that wasn’t
Jennifer Roback Morse | 23 November 2009 |
tags: media, same-sex parenting
How an event about building character in children became headline advocacy for gays.
Love isn’t enough
Trayce L. Hansen Ph.D. | 02 June 2009 |
Mothers and fathers are not interchangeable. Children need the love of both.