Jamie Dean

Jamie lives and works in North Carolina, where she covers the political beat and other topics as national editor for WORLD Magazine. Follow Jamie on Twitter @deanworldmag.

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Georgia on my mind

News analysis | A Southern state’s April travails and triumphs signal a stormy start to spring
by Jamie Dean
Posted 4/11/19, 01:05 pm

Like many spots in the South, springtime in Georgia sings: The azaleas bloom, the dogwoods burst, and the acres of sprawling peach orchards stand hopeful against the threat of a late-spring freeze.

But as springtime unfurled in early April, a few other threats stalked the Peach State. They didn’t come from the cast of faux zombies filming The Walking Dead in the small town of Senoia, Ga., but they did come from another set of performers.

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Transgender tide

Transgenderism | A professor at the University of Louisville says he lost his job for advising parents to help their children embrace their birth sex
by Jamie Dean
Posted 4/08/19, 05:09 pm

A little over two years ago, I wrote an article about the growing push to affirm transgenderism in children and teenagers. National Geographic had just published an issue praising the movement, and featured a cover photo of a 9-year-old boy dressed like a girl.

Ken Zucker, a secular psychologist in Canada, had recently lost his longtime position at a mental health center in Toronto for suggesting parents should try to help confused children become secure with their birth sex.

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Law of Liberty

Faith & Inspiration | A moving display of law and gospel punctuates Jordan Peterson’s visit to Liberty University
by Jamie Dean
Posted 4/01/19, 02:31 pm

During a remarkable convocation service at Liberty University on March 29, psychologist and best-selling author Jordan Peterson unexpectedly encountered the desperation of someone who wanted to change his life, but who seemed lost to know how to begin.

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