Tag Archives: Gender

New UN Treaty May Put Gender Ideology in International Law

Submitted by  Stefano Gennarini, J.D. NEW YORK, October 4 (C-Fam) In a new treaty, the General Assembly may scrap the definition of gender as “male and female” currently in international law and endorse a definition of gender as “socially constructed.” The new definition would open the door to 100+ “genders” in binding law. The International Law Commission has asked the

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A Question Of Identity: Third Sex To Be Recognized On Birth Certificate

Submitted by Yardbroom Germany will become the first country in Europe to recognize a third or “undetermined” sex when registering births and so join a very small group of nations; if a report in the Suddentsche Zeitung is to be believed.  “From 1 November the babies born in Germany without clear gender-determining physical characteristics, will be able to be registered

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A Step Too Far Or Fairness And Equality: Same Sex Partner's Legal Rights

Submitted by Yardbroom A release from the Press Association (UK) Monday 31 August 2009, reported that female couples will be able to register both their names on the birth certificate of children conceived through fertility treatment.  Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008. The move will give women in same-sex relationships the same rights as heterosexual parents, to have their names

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Brother, Where Art Thou?

Men are truly in crisis! Ralph Boyce and his MESA group are giving promotion of the interest of men their best shot, but I am not sure the extent to which they are succeeding. I see some very alarming trends on the horizon. I am not speaking here of the disproportionate number of females enrolling at tertiary institutions. Neither am

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Should We Expect More From LIME

Submitted by Adrian Loveridge Its 06.45 hrs Monday morning and for nearly three hours I have been trying to make a number of overseas calls and send faxes throughout the region. ‘All circuits are busy’ is the recorded message you get and when I dialled 0, the operator who eventually answered, knew nothing about the problem and then gave me

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International Women's Day 2008

Today is a special day; it is International Women’s Day. It would be a very dumb man who would deny the importance of the woman to our existence. Never mind that today we live in a world that trivializes the existence of life. Procreation which is considered one of the most sacred acts of mankind, and one which can only

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Can A Woman Ever Be Equal?

Military Mom’s are Stressed and in Need of Help   U.S. Specialist Jennifer Fifield of the 2nd Battalion of the 12th Cavalry Regiment attends a briefing at the forward operating base of Liberty camp April 1, 2007, before leaving for a mission in Baghdad’s northwest Sunni neighborhood of Ghazaliya. Mothers in the U.S. military are stressed, poorly paid and need

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Does Mia Mottley Qualify For The Job As Prime Minister Of Barbados?

Woman! Be fruitful and multiply! The archaic ministers of the Howard Government are at it again. Whether it’s controlling access to abortion or accusing Deputy Opposition Leader Julia Gillard of the heresy of being “barren” it seems as if women’s bodies, choices and lives are a recurring obsession with them. And we thought we had enough of these hijinks with

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Men Continue To Suffer Abuse From Women Daily ~The Men Haters Like Cynthia Forde-MP and Nalita Gajadhar-Feminist; Should Go and Fly a Kite !

More than 830,000 men fall victim to domestic violence every year, which means every 37.8 seconds, somewhere in America a man is battered, according to the National Violence Against Women Survey. While more than 1.5 million women are also victims, everyone — no matter their sex –deserves help WebMD     At BU we think it is a reasonable conclusion

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