Tag Archives: parenting

Transgender Child: A Parent’s Difficult Choice via Our America with Lisa Ling

How difficult would it be for a Sunday school teacher to accept and embrace his transgender child when that child’s gender identity lies in direct conflict with his or her Dad’s core beliefs and spiritual teachings? “Hailey, a young biological...

The Story Of The Boy In The Pretty Pink Shoes

Once upon a time, in the year 2012, a viral digital photo of a young boy who decided to wear a pair of pink shoes to preschool ignited a fiery online conversation. The boy’s older sister posted the photograph of...

Trailer: ‘This Is a Show For Parents of Gay Kids’ by ULIVE

This Is a Show For Parents of Gay Kids is dedicated exclusively toward helping parents understand their LGBTQ kids. “Dannielle Owens-Reid and Kristin Russo answer the many questions they were receiving from parents whose children had recently come out to...

Facebook’s ‘Parents of Transgender Children’ is a Blessing for Many

Mary Moss, one of the four administrators of the popular Facebook group Parents of Transgender Children, which deals with transgender kids. She credits the group for establishing a positive space for parents and caregivers of transgender children to learn and...

When Parents are Forced to Choose Between Their LGBT Child and Their Church

Who can a parent turn to for community and spiritual support when their church declares their child is a broken human being, guilty of a sin for just being who they are? I couldn’t believe what my friend was saying...

Brazillian Judge OKs Baby’s Birth Certificate With 2 Moms & Dad

A judge this week from southern Rio Grande do Sul state in Brazil granted two women and a man the right to claim legal parent status of a child born in late August. All three parents’ names are present on...

50 Shades of Grey & The Web Teach Teens Kinky Sex. Let’s Teach Them First

By Twanna Hines | TheGuardian.com | On Thursday, July 31st, 2014 ‘Open your eyes: young people need access to the facts about BDSM as much as adults do.’ ‘Exactly when should we tell a 17-year-old girl that she can enjoy...

Protecting TG Parents and Kids: A Guide for Parents and Lawyers

The ACLU has made available a joint publication brought about by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the National Center for Transgender Equality. It is titled, “Protecting the Rights of Transgender Parents and their Children: A Guide for Parents...