Get to know the American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds)

American College of Pediatricians

The American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds) is a fringe anti-LGBT hate group that masquerades as the premier U.S. association of pediatricians to push anti-LGBT junk science, primarily via far-right conservative media and filing amicus briefs in cases related to gay adoption and marriage equality.‚Äč

The American College of Pediatricians Is an Anti-LGBT Group

A small but clever group created a legit-sounding name and spread false reports with the potential to harm LGBT youth.

Hate Group Fakes Pediatrics Organization to Attack Trans Kids | Human Rights Campaign

Last week, an organization with an official-sounding name-the American College of Pediatricians-released a statement condemning gender-affirming care for transgender and gender-expansive youth.

What Is the American College of Pediatricians?

A fringe group of pediatricians, the American College of Pediatricians promotes misleading information based on the ideology of their very small group of members.

The Religious Right’s Favorite Medical Association Is a Hate Group

Frequently cited by conservative news sites, the American College of Pediatricians is a fringe group of anti-LGBT doctors.

FACT CHECK: American Pediatricians Issue Statement That Transgenderism Is ‘Child Abuse’

It was an official-sounding but fringe group of politically motivated pediatricians who issued a statement on gender, not the American Academy of Pediatrics.

American College of Pediatricians – Media Bias/Fact Check

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