Sexuality

Extra, extra: Birth of the Trans Journalists Association

Transgenderism | Its new style guide is a propaganda manual
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 7/02/20, 08:54 am

Did you know that if you criticize transgenderism you “push a fringe, radical agenda”? The Trans Journalists Association launched yesterday with a style guide that says presenting both sides of the transgender debate is wrong: Giving anti–trans groups a platform isn’t being unbiased, but rather giving fringe ideology outsized influence.”

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Pronoun pitfalls

Transgenderism | Navigating a world that has abandoned gender norms
by Ray Hacke
Posted 6/05/20, 01:59 pm

For much of my adult life, I’ve covered high school and college sports for various publications, including WORLD. For most of that time, I had no question whether the athletes involved were male or female.

As far as I’m concerned, I still don’t.

Still, it’s become quite apparent that I’m navigating a rapidly changing sports landscape.

I write a weekly sports column for a California newspaper. The column—which has been on hiatus since COVID-19 shut down the sports world—is a roundup of achievements by local athletes competing at the college level.

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Illustration by Krieg Barrie

No change allowed

Homosexuality | States are moving to restrict so-called “conversion therapy” practices meant to help people struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction or gender issues. A WORLD review suggests the bans are misguided
by Juliana Chan Erikson
Posted 2/27/20, 03:47 pm

What’s called “conversion therapy”—a loosely defined set of methods aimed at changing a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity—has received horrible press coverage. For example, The New York Times in 2018 ran this headline: “I Was Tortured in Gay Conversion Therapy. And It’s Still Legal in 41 States.”

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