“The goal of this bill is to take that fear and isolation away and provide support and hope,” Mary Murray, President of the Idaho Down Syndrome Council and Vice President of Eastern Idaho Down Syndrome Family Connect, told EastIdahoNews.com.
Murray, who has a son with Down syndrome, talked about her own experience being encouraged to have an abortion after prenatal testing revealed that her son may be born with the condition. Read more
The online grooming process often includes sexual conversation, showing adult pornography and/or child sexual abuse material to the victim, and pressuring or coercing the child to create and share sexual images of him or herself…
Offenders use the trust they have built to desensitize the child to sexual abuse. They may send sexually graphic, suggestive, or explicit images to the child—including adult pornography and child sexual abuse material—to persuade the child to reciprocate this behavior. Read more
President Joe Biden’s Justice Department has sent a letter to all state attorneys general warning that they could be violating civil rights laws if they keep minors from receiving “gender-affirming care.”
It starts with new pronouns and psychosocial training. Then it moves on to drugs and ends with surgery.
“Gender-affirming” in this context is really “sex-denying.” If they’re not put on this pathway, most kids who suffer gender dysphoria will grow out of it.
But that healing can be thwarted if a child is socially transitioned at home and school, and put on puberty blockers and then cross-sex drugs. The further kids go down this pathway, the less likely they are to turn back. And the greater is the cost for those who detransition. Read more