LGBT activists accuse Education Secretary Betsy DeVos of being on an anti-trans “crusade” for visiting Catholic elementary school

By Jonathon Van Maren Every so often, the mainstream media hands us a story that so perfectly displays their contempt for Christians in the United States that it almost necessitates an educational diagnosis. Earlier this week, NBC News produced one such story, sporting the foreboding title “Betsy DeVos visits school with explicit anti-transgender policy.” Trump’s…

Would suing the doctors halt the transgender phenomenon?

Over at the National Catholic Register, Benjamin Wiker, Professor of Political Science and Director of Human Life Studies as Franciscan University, proposes an interesting plan in a column titled “Here’s How We Can Stop the Transgender Juggernaut”: Sue the doctors carrying out sex-change surgeries (now helpfully called “gender affirmation surgeries”) on children. Wiker isn’t the…

Gender activists may be losing–and it is teen girls who are pushing back

Back in February, I noted in one of my columns for LifeSiteNews that teenagers—especially teen girls—were increasingly pushing back against the drive to impose gender fluidity on their schools. For woke progressive adults, the trans cause is in–another ideological pet project that allows them to virtue-signal more effectively (especially as scores of new pronouns and…

Most non-white Canadians oppose the LGBT agenda–and Trudeau thinks they’re “intolerant”

By Jonathon Van Maren If you listen to Canada’s progressive political parties, you would think that social conservative views are virtually extinct in Canada. According to Justin Trudeau, Canadians are lockstep behind his agenda, and Conservative leader Andrew Scheer should be hanging his head in shame for refusing to revel in the sexual exhibitionism of…

Culture update: Alberta cancels plans to ban so-called “conversion therapy” and why women choose abortion over adoption

By Jonathon Van Maren An update from the frontlines of the culture wars: *** Some states are moving to respond to the Trump Administration by passing policies of their own. From the Colorado Sun: The federal government in recent months has banned transgender people from joining the military and made plans to roll back protections…