gender identity Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

Biden’s HHS Chooses Ideology Over Science on Transgender Issues

HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra and Assistant Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine seem to want to intimidate scientists, health care providers and insurers into bowing to gender identity politics without having to explain their actions to the public.

Why The Cultural Assault On Natural Womanhood Robs Women Of Fulfillment

We have dismissed womanhood and all its attending realities, like having children and raising them. Meanwhile, we’ve encouraged women to become so men-like that we can’t tell the difference anymore. If we can, we aren’t supposed to say that part out loud. We have scarcely any idea what true womanhood or manhood is anymore.

INTERVIEW: Mary Rice Hasson on Person and Identity Project

EPPC Kate O’Beirne Fellow Mary Rice Hasson spoke with Rod Dreher of The American Conservative about the launch of the Person and Identity Project, a new web resource from EPPC’s Catholic Women’s Forum that provides formation, resources, and pastoral guidance on issues of faith, “gender,” and sexual identity.

What Catholics Need to Know About Biden’s Executive Order on Gender Identity

The disparate reactions to President Biden’s executive order on gender identity represent more than America’s polarized politics; they hint at deeper conflicts over the nature of the human person and the common good.

‘Gender-Inclusive Puberty’ Is The Latest Myth Peddled By Trans Activists

Trans activists are now teaching that bodies follow patterns, not rules; sterilizing teens is no big deal; and that there are many pathways to adult bodies.

California Wants to Teach Kindergartners About Gender Identity. Seriously.

One doesn’t have to be a religious conservative to wonder if California’s gender-identity curriculum isn’t a misplaced policy that says more about adults’ ideology than children’s needs.

Gillette Is Not Wrong

The razor company’s newest ad has been savagely received on the right, but its message is more conservative than the critics acknowledge.

The Trans-Industrial Complex

Gender ideology’s sweep through the culture is the culmination of strategies implemented years ago. The harm inflicted extends beyond the confused and suffering individuals ensnared by the “gender web” to the cultural and social institutions collapsing amidst anthropological deceit and moral chaos.

Is Christine Hallquist’s Primary Victory Really ‘Historic’?

Progressives insist upon lionizing people who choose to behave and dress like the other sex as if they’re all Rosa Parks.

Judge Who Removed Trans Teen From Parents Highlights What’s At Stake

The Ohio case is not a ‘slam dunk’ validation of adolescent transgender transition or of gender experts, but neither is it good news for parents: it foreshadows a troubling future in which teens will be allowed to decide (without parental consent) to pursue gender transitions.