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sex and society

White Ribbon Day: Protecting young women from violence
Carolyn Moynihan | 25 November 2015
tags: violence against women
8 things that every girl should know.

White Ribbon Day: Not all violence against women is equal
Barbara Kay | 25 November 2015
tags: feminism, honour killings, violence against women
The feminist focus on ‘patriarchy’ ignores cultural differences.

‘Create in me a clean heart’
USCCB | 20 November 2015
tags: Catholic Church, pornography
A pastoral response to pornography. From the US Catholic Bishops.

Just another member of the patriarchy
Caroline Farrow | 18 November 2015
tags: abortion, commitment, extra-marital birth
One ambivalent young man is no match for the abortion merchants.

Lessons from a sexting scandal
Carolyn Moynihan | 13 November 2015
tags: adolescent sexuality, sexting
Lesson #1: some people think there’s no scandal at all.

Birth certificates, fatherhood, and same-sex marriage
Adam J. MacLeod | 12 November 2015
tags: parenthood, rights of the child, same-sex marriage
Sotomayor v. Sotomayor

Invasion of the body snatchers: transgenderism on Halloween
Daniel Moody | 11 November 2015
tags: gender theory, sexual difference, transgenderism
Letting the sexual difference genie out of the bottle.

Love and fidelity find champions on campus
Caitlin La Ruffa | 06 November 2015
tags: campus culture, Love and Fidelity Network, sexual morality
A recent conference saw a promising movement in good heart. (Interview)

Porn is harmless? Think again
L. David Perry | 28 October 2015
tags: pornography
Tons of studies show that everyone gets hurt, and children most of all

Transsexuals trash a feminist icon
Michael Cook | 26 October 2015
tags: Germaine Greer, transsexuality, transsexuals
Germaine Greer is being pilloried for her forthright views

Transgenderism: an endless quest for ‘the real me’
Gerard van den Aardweg | 19 October 2015
tags: transgenderism
Changing the body does not bring satisfaction.

The new Playboy’s same old pernicious playbook
Carolyn Moynihan | 16 October 2015
tags: pornography, sexual revolution
If we want better, we must work harder

A philosophical dialogue about recent events
Patrick Stokes | 07 September 2015
tags: Good Samaritan, immigration, migration, refugees
What would the Good Samaritan have done in Europe's migration crisis?

To protect women and minors, prohibit prostitution
Cristina Lopez and Jokin de Irala | 28 August 2015
tags: gender equality, prostitution, sex education
But use the law to drive down demand, say experts in public health and culture.

Pornography: prostitution’s identical twin
Melissa Farley | 28 August 2015
tags: pornography, prostitution, trafficking
Together with trafficking they make one exploitive sex industry.

Same-sex marriage and inter-racial marriage: not the same thing
Carson Holloway | 25 August 2015
tags: racism, same-sex marriage
Anti-miscegenation laws form a specious analogy.

Why I will keep fighting the culture war about sexuality
Thomas Lickona | 19 August 2015
tags: character education, culture wars, sexual revolution
A psychologist and educator responds to David Brooks' plea to quit.

Gender identity in an age of cultural confusion
Christopher O. Tollefsen | 23 July 2015
tags: gender identity, lying, philosophy
Can one change one's gender?

Playing David to the Goliath of gay rights groupthink
Christopher Rosik | 17 July 2015
tags: same-sex attraction, sexual orientation change efforts
Abandoning those who want help for homosexuality is not an option.

Sexual orientation change efforts and the campaign to ban them
Christopher Rosik | 17 July 2015
tags: same-sex attraction, sexual orientation change efforts
A MercatorNet interview with California psychologist Dr Christopher Rosik.

Where’s the harm? Assisting change in adolescent sexual orientation
Christopher Rosik | 16 July 2015
tags: adolescents, same-sex attraction, sexual orientation change efforts
It happens naturally, so why not in the therapist’s office?

Free speech: what banning ‘gay conversion therapy’ will really stop
Christopher Rosik | 15 July 2015
tags: free speech, same-sex attraction, sexual orientation change efforts
A professional therapist explains his work and what it is not.

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