Baby as product

Family | A new IVF method promises ‘miraculous’ results for lesbian women but leaves the child out of the equation
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/09/18, 03:09 pm

Two doctors in Texas who used a new method of in vitro fertilization with a lesbian couple are claiming it allowed both women to carry the baby at different points during its gestation. But a closer look reveals a risky process with consumeristic roots.

Ashleigh and Bliss Coulter announced last week that they were the first same-sex couple to use the method, called reciprocal effortless IVF, to artificially conceive and deliver a baby, now a 5-month-old boy named Stetson.

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Associated Press/Photo by Don Ryan

Voters decide on abortion, transgender rights

by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/06/18, 11:38 pm

Voters across the country decided on issues—not just candidates—on Tuesday in more than 150 statewide ballot initiatives in 37 states, including measures on abortion, religious liberty, gender identity, and voting rights.

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Associated Press/Photo by Carolyn Kaster

A questionable veneration

Sexuality | Ashes of gay student murdered in 1998 interred at the Washington National Cathedral last week
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 11/02/18, 05:30 pm

The ashes of brutally murdered gay college student Matthew Shepard were interred in a ceremony at the Washington National Cathedral in the nation’s capital last week.

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