Thursday, September 21, 2017

Tag: gender

California Reviews A Bill That Would Recognize a Third Gender

OPINION The state of California is set to the new Review the Gender Recognition Act also known as Senate Bill 179. A bill that if passed,...

Professor To Fight University’s New Policy Imposing ‘Gender Quota’

George Washington University's international affairs school, the Elliot School of International Affairs, has announced a new policy that will impose a gender quota on...

Freshmen Required to Attend Orientation for “Bias” at Cornell

Cornell University rolled out a new program called “The Identity and Belonging Project at Cornell” designed to help freshman “avoid sanctions for bias activity.”...

Study: Men Likely a Permanent Minority on College Campuses

While it is common knowledge that males have become a minority on college campuses, a recent study by the Department of Education forecasts their...

Conference Drops Gendered Dress Code After Professors Complain

After professors were offended, the organizers of an upcoming arts and humanities conference dropped the “unacceptable” dress code for the closing banquet. Organized by...

Professors Call for ‘Redistribution of Opportunities’ for Minoritized Staff

Professors Jessica C. Harris (UCLA) and Z Nicolazzo (Southern Illinois) are calling for “redistribution of opportunities” in order to favor “faculty who hold minoritized...

Winthrop Proposes Gender-Neutral Homecoming Court

Turning Point News has uncovered an email sent out to students of Winthrop University that states the university may soon be making some changes...

School Faces Closure for Not Teaching Gender Reassignment

An Orthodox Jewish school in north London may be forced to close for not teaching young girls about homosexuality or gender reassignment. The Vishnitz Girls School,...

University Contemplates Mandatory Gender Studies Course

The University of California in Riverside is considering implementing a mandatory gender studies course on its campus. The faculty's Academic Senate is weighing the possibility...

Mandatory LGBT ‘Ally Training’ For Faculty

Clemson University's newly-elected student government President and Vice President have already put forth a proposal for mandatory LGBTQ "ally training" for faculty and staff...

Wesleyan’s New $220,000 Social Justice Center

Wesleyan University in Connecticut has recently unveiled a pricey social justice center to promote various “gender, queer, students of color” causes. The center will be...

Gender-neutral parenting disproved by science

Over the past few years, the notion of gender-neutral parenting has become an increasingly recognized practice. Parents choose not to raise their children according...

KU libraries offering buttons to show person’s preferred gender pronouns

Libraries at the University of Kansas are now offering buttons to staff and students in order to let people know what their preferred gender...

Gender is a social construct

In current culture, there is a massive battle being waged. This battle circles around one word: gender. A battle between biology and the mind....

Army colonel says Marine requirements for infantry officers are too hard

A retired Army colonel has written to express her concerns that the Marine Corps' requirements, for infantry officers in training, are too hard. Ellen Haring, who is...

Gay CoverBoy is not enough for social justice warriors

As perviously reported, makeup company CoverGirl introduced a new model, James Charles, who is known as the CoverBoy. Charles, who is gay, has a...

Girl starts petition to end Boy Scouts “discrimination against young women”

Sydney Ireland is 15, years-old and she wants to become an official member of the Boy Scout troop she has been with since she...

U Michigan creates new web page for students to easily update...

The University of Michigan (UM) is launching a new web page that will allow students to update their preferred pronouns so school faculty and...