Kiley Crossland

Kiley is a WORLD Digital assistant editor and reports on marriage, family, and sexuality.

Gender agenda

Family | A Texas father is fighting his ex-wife’s claim that their son is a transgender girl
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/30/18, 04:37 pm

The story of a 6-year-old Dallas boy became a flashpoint in the culture war over gender this week. Ex-transgender writer and speaker Walt Heyer detailed for The Federalist the fight over James, whose mother has accused his father of abuse for not treating him as a girl named Luna.

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Associated Press

Russia, Ukraine in conflict over shared waters

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/26/18, 11:23 am

The Russian coast guard shot at and seized three Ukrainian vessels on Sunday, wounding two crew members after a standoff in the Black Sea. The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) blamed Ukraine for the incident, saying the ships passed unauthorized through the Kerch Strait, which connects the Black Sea to the Sea of Azov and separates the Crimean Peninsula from Russia. FSB officials said there was “irrefutable evidence that Kiev prepared and orchestrated provocations … in the Black Sea.

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Associated Press/Photo by Patrick Semansky

Catholic crisis

Religion | The latest sexual abuse scandal pits U.S. bishops against the Vatican
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/23/18, 05:04 pm

The Roman Catholic Church in the United States is reeling after the Vatican last week abruptly directed its bishops to postpone plans to increase accountability in the clergy sex abuse crisis. A chorus of Catholic critics is calling the move another cover-up of abuse by the Catholic hierarchy.

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