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WHAT IS FATHER’S DAY LIKE FOR A BOY RAISED BY LESBIANS?

June 20th, 2014 Comments off

by Robert Oscar Lopez

Excerpt: “I used to be timid about criticizing lesbian moms, but not anymore. People have been too reserved about telling them to their faces that their families are abusive and their decision to deprive children of fathers a gross crime. .. Every child has a father. The lesbian couple raising a child has simply decided to steal the child from his father and to steal the father from his child. That’s wrong.” Read more…

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Are gays’ brains better than mothers’ brains?

June 13th, 2014 Comments off

BY KELLY BARTLETT

A fascinating and widely-publicised study suggests that men’s brains are “very plastic” and will mimic a woman’s emotional circuits if their infant lacks a mom. Read more…

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Children of our God complex

May 13th, 2014 Comments off

by Lise Ravary, National Post

So soon after the secular charter debate, Quebec is now tearing itself apart over taxpayer-funded fertility treatments for surrogate mothers acting on behalf of male same-sex couples. Like the charter debate, this one is also a multilayered cake of rights. Gay rights, parents’ rights, donor rights, women’s rights, taxpayers’ rights. Read more…

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It’s true, denying IVF to gay men is unfair discrimination

May 9th, 2014 Comments off

The rights of the child have already been swept aside for others.

by Lea Singh

There is a minor storm presently raging in Quebec, where the provincial government triggered outrage when it came to light that it is funding the test-tube manufacture of children for homosexual couples. Celebrity Joël Legendre and his partner outed the government by announcing on Facebook that they are expecting twin girls via the in vitro fertilization of a surrogate mother, all on the dime of Quebec taxpayers. Read more…

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The legal maze of twins with three mothers

April 17th, 2014 Comments off
BY PHILIPPA TAYLOR

A case concerning twin girls has come before the Court of Appeal in the UK that almost defies imagination in its complexity of relationships. If it weren’t a disturbing harbinger of things to come, it could almost be dismissed as a comedy of errors. Read more…

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The first harm is the biggest harm

April 2nd, 2014 Comments off
A bioethics expert argues that laws ensuring that every child knows its mother and father are unethical.

Britain’s first same-sex marriages will take place this coming weekend. In May Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish plan to exchange vows, making them spouses as well as parents to their two sons, Zachary and Elijah. Jubilant campaigners say that fears of an impending social calamity are nonsense. Read more…

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Kansas Sperm Donor Ordered to Pay Child Support

February 8th, 2014 Comments off

by Jennifer Thieme, Ruth Institute Director of Finance and Advancement

This article was first published January 25, 2014 at Ricochet.com.

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A Kansas court ruled that a parent cannot contract away his parental responsibilities in sperm donation, unless a doctor does the procedure. If the doctor does it, the sperm donor will never be considered the father from a legal point of view. That’s the way the law works in Kansas in sperm donation. The court also said this:  Read more…

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Slavery and Gay Marriage? Frightening Parallels

November 27th, 2013 Comments off

By Jennifer Thieme, Director of Fincance and Advancement, Ruth Institute

This article was first published at clashdaily.com on March 14, 2013.

Some Republican leaders recently announced their support of gay marriage, and some others claim they are following Abraham Lincoln’s legacy by supporting it. Lincoln is one of the most famous Republicans and is most well known for freeing the slaves. I was disappointed by these modern-day Republicans, because certain features that look like slavery are beginning to emerge in gay custody disputes. Read more…

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Three-Parent Families—the Gay Agenda’s Trojan Horse—Legalized in California

November 1st, 2013 Comments off

from The Christian Institute. An interview, including of Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse

This article was originally published October 15th, 2013, at charismanews.com.

Children in California will be able to legally have three parents under a new law that critics have branded a “Trojan horse for the same-sex marriage agenda.”

The new legislation is designed to cover situations in which same-sex couples have a child with an opposite-sex biological parent. Read more…

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Same-Sex Parenting: Reading Past the Headlines

October 31st, 2013 Comments off

by David Gordon
This article explores a study by Doug Allen, a Ruth Institute Circle of Experts member.

October 31st, 2013 http://www.thepublicdiscourse.com/2013/10/11115/

Although it can be tempting to jump to conclusions, more studies with large, randomly-selected samples must be conducted before it will be clear whether there are differences between same-sex and opposite-sex parenting. Read more…

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