‘I want to be a Boy Scout.’ There’s just one hitch.

Group of Santa Rosa girls say the Girl Scouts are too sedate for them, and insist on joining Boy Scouts

The following comes from a November 22 New York Times article by Julie Turkewitz: SANTA ROSA, Calif. — Five girls wearing makeshift scout uniforms stood before top Boy Scout brass this month and made an announcement: We want in. In a year in which gender roles in traditional American institutions have undergone major changes and challenges, a fight in Northern California … [Read more...]

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Outside of the binary

St. Mary's College dares to tread where others have feared to go

The following comes from a current posting on the website of St. Mary's College in Moraga. Jan Term 2015 Speaker Series at St. Mary's College of California Theresa Sparks is one among seven planned speakers. She is executive director of the San Francisco Human Rights Commission. THERESA SPARKS “The Emerging TGNC (Trans-Gender-Non-Conforming) Community: Challenges and … [Read more...]

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Finalists for Loyola Marymount dean both worked at Planned Parenthood

The following comes from a Mar. 17 posting on the Cardinal Newman Society website. Loyola Marymount University has narrowed the search for the new dean of its liberal arts school to two candidates, both of whom have worked for Planned Parenthood, according to RenewLMU, an organization committed to promoting the Jesuit University’s Catholic identity. RenewLMU is calling on … [Read more...]

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What is Gender Identity?

University of San Diego’s First Drag Show … [Read more...]

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