Posts Categorized: Sexuality

Independence Law Center in Brief to SCOTUS: Sex and Gender Identity are Distinct

August 30, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Sexuality | Tags:

The Independence Law Center filed a United States Supreme Court friend-of-the-court brief in support of the employer in the Harris Funeral Homes v. EEOC case. We filed on behalf of Dr. Paul R. McHugh, M.D., the University Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry at … Read more

Sexual Risk Avoidance Education is the Healthiest Option for Youth

July 11, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, education, Health, Parental rights, Sexuality, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

Ascend is a premier advocacy organization that promotes SRA, or Sexual Risk Avoidance, educational programs.  “Ascend is the nation’s leader in the SRA field. For over a decade, we have helped thousands of America’s youth make smart, forward-thinking choices about … Read more

Governor Wolf appoints State Rep who flipped off Vice President Pence

August 10, 2018 | 1 comment | Posted in Gender, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

It’s hard to see how we’re “driving equality efforts” by Governor Tom Wolf’s latest decision.

On June 19, State Representative Brian Sims (D-Philadelphia) posted a formal picture of him giving the middle finger to Vice President Mike Pence, which garnered … Read more

This Week: White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week

October 30, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags:

The National White Ribbon Against Pornography (WRAP) Week brings together hundreds of national, state and local groups, along with driven concerned citizens in a massive effort to educate the public on the harms from pornography and the many resources available … Read more

Podcast: The Church on trial must do more than give an opening statement

October 4, 2016 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags:

Jeremy Samek, Senior Counsel for Pennsylvania Family Council, was a special guest for a Theology on the Go podcast from the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals. The following is part of the discussion as it relates to Christians responding to the … Read more

College Kids Say the Darndest Things

May 10, 2016 | No comments | Posted in City on the Hill, Sexuality | Tags: , , ,

Joseph Backholm, the president of our sister organization in Washington State – the Family Policy Institute of Washington, has asked some important questions to college students on gender identity and the differences between men and women. The response is … Read more

Counseling student punished for helping man with same-sex attraction—now obtains degree

January 26, 2016 | No comments | Posted in College, Sexuality | Tags: ,

Victory for our First Amendment freedoms

A graduate student in psychology was about four weeks away from completing a year-long internship necessary for obtaining a master’s degree, when a Chestnut Hill College Dean wrote the student an alarming email. The … Read more

Do we really want our locker rooms turning into this?

March 6, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Sexuality | Tags: ,

If your girlfriend is changing clothes in the locker room and a man walks in  – are you ok with him staying?

Planet Fitness apparently is.

A man (who says he’s a woman) goes into the women’s locker room at … Read more

Planned Parenthood’s Formula for Sex Education

February 12, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, education, Parental rights, Sexuality | Tags: ,

Warning: linked content is not suitable for children.

Thousands of young people – starting as early as age 6 – are taught sex-ed by Planned Parenthood every year.¹ This education could be summed up by the following:

Porn x (50… Read more

Human Trafficking Awareness Day – What PA is Doing About It

January 10, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Politics, Sexuality | Tags: ,

Sunday, January 11 is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Some state lawmakers are looking to do something about this problem this year and help save victims from being trafficked right here in Pennsylvania.

In 2013, the state report card on … Read more