American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) vs American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds)

FACT CHECK: American Pediatricians Issue Statement That Transgenderism Is ‘Child Abuse’ On 16 May 2016, talk show host Glenn Beck published a tweet reporting that a pediatricians’ group had said that promoting or tolerating gender dysphoria (i.e., the condition of feeling one’s emotional and psychological identity as male or female to be opposite of one’s … Read more

“Modern Family” Casts Its First Openly Transgender Child Actor

“Modern Family” Casts Its First Openly Transgender Child Actor Modern Family just had its season eight premiere, but after all these years the series is still making headlines-this time by casting a transgender child actor. In this week’s episode Cam (Eric Stonestreet) and Mitchell’s (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) daughter, Lily invites over her transgender friend Tom … Read more

For transgender students, acceptance goes beyond a bathroom stall

For transgender students, acceptance goes beyond a bathroom stall Near the end of his freshman year, Alek Duncan stood in the doorway of his journalism teacher’s room after school one day. “I have something to tell you.” That something was a long time coming, one short sentence weighted down by the effort to get to … Read more