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Demand for sex changes jumped dramatically last year

Transgenderism | Media attention, insurance regulations, and cultural acceptance fueled the increase
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 5/26/17, 03:57 pm

Sex reassignment surgeries in the United States rose nearly 20 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to data released this week by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

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Lost in the celebration

Features | Nobody hears much about family members who are often deeply affected by transgender decisions
by Sophia Lee
Posted 5/22/17, 11:00 pm

It was a day Denise Shick had been dreaming about for years. She stood at the church foyer in an ivory hand-stitched gown, her mind racing and her heart thumping. When the wedding march began, her father crooked his left arm toward her, and as they took their first step, he leaned in and whispered, “I wish it were me in that gown.”

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There is no genderless reality

Culture | MTV embraces insanity with gender-neutral acting award
by Nick Eicher
Posted 5/16/17, 02:28 pm

Each week, The World and Everything in It features a “Culture Friday” segment, in which Executive Producer Nick Eicher discusses the latest cultural news with John Stonestreet, president of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. Here is a summary of this week’s conversation.

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