Lifesitenews. TORONTO, June 1, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — Ontario’s Kathleen Wynne Liberals have passed what critics describe as “totalitarian” Bill 89 by a vote of 63 to 23 on the last day before Queen’s Park adjourns for the summer. Pro-family advocates warn Bill 89 gives the state more power to seize children from families that oppose the LGBTQI and gender ideology agenda, and allows government agencies to effectively ban couples who disagree with that agenda from fostering or adopting children. Bill 89, or the Supporting Children, Youth and Families Act, 2017, repeals and replaces the former Child and Family Services Act that governs child protection services, and adoption and foster care services.
Swedish twin study: Q & A with J. Michael Bailey. Humans inherited murder through evolution. A new study has looked back along our evolutionary tree, and shown that humans evolved the tendency to kill each other from our primate ancestors - violence didn't just arise from human nature, as has been suggested in the past.
In fact, at the time of our species' origin, humans were killing each other six times more often than the average mammal today - which, it turns out, isn't anywhere near as bad as some of the species out there. In the latest study, a team of researchers from the Estación Experimental de Zonas Áridas and University of Granada in Spain, compiled information on more than 4 million deaths across 1,024 mammal species. How Gay Activists Will Respond to a Major Scientific Report That Refutes Their Talking Points. The internet has been abuzz with headlines declaring, “Almost Everything the Media Tell You About Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Is Wrong,” and “Johns Hopkins Shrinks Warn Against Kids Going Transgender.”
As reported by Ryan T. Anderson on Monday, “A major new report, published today in the journal The New Atlantis, challenges the leading narratives that the media has pushed regarding sexual orientation and gender identity.” How significant was this report? “Co-authored by two of the nation’s leading scholars on mental health and sexuality, the 143-page report discusses over 200 peer-reviewed studies in the biological, psychological, and social sciences, painstakingly documenting what scientific research shows and does not show about sexuality and gender.” What were the conclusions of this study? How will gay activists respond? When Homosexuality Came Out (of the DSM) 41 years ago this month, homosexuality ceased to be a mental illness.
Amid growing opposition from gay activists, and dissent within its own ranks, the American Psychiatric Association was begrudgingly forced to expunge homosexuality from the DSM-II. Paradigmatic of the social nature of psychiatric diagnosis, the purging of homosexuality from the psychiatric nomenclature highlights the instability of the psychiatric sign: once signifying disease and perversion, homosexuality came to be recognized by the establishment as a normal variant of human sexuality. The slow demise of homosexuality as disease. Homosexuality may be caused by chemical modifications to DNA. “Baby, I was born this way,” Lady Gaga sang in a 2011 hit that quickly became a gay anthem.
Indeed, over the past 2 decades, researchers have turned up considerable evidence that homosexuality isn't a lifestyle choice, but is rooted in a person's biology and at least in part determined by genetics. Yet actual “gay genes” have been elusive. Sex and Affection in Heterosexual and Homosexual Couples. Electronic Journal of Human Sexuality, Volume 9, April 17, 2006.
Are gays ‘born that way’? Most Americans now say yes, but science says no. PRINCETON, NJ, May 20, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- For the first time, a majority of Americans say that homosexuals are "born that way.
" According to the latest Gallup poll, 51 percent of Americans say that people are born gay or lesbian, while only 30 percent say outside factors such as upbringing and environment determine sexual orientation. President Obama's Misguided War on 'Conversion Therapy' - Michael Brown. With all the major, life critical issues taking place in America and around the globe, it is absolutely mind-boggling that President Obama has decided to declare war on so-called “conversion therapy,” joining in the battle to outlaw professional counseling for minors struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction or gender identity confusion.
Identical Twin Studies Prove Homosexuality is Not Genetic. By Mark Ellis - Eight major studies of identical twins in Australia, the U.S., and Scandinavia during the last two decades all arrive at the same conclusion: gays were not born that way.
“At best genetics is a minor factor,” says Dr. Neil Whitehead, PhD. Whitehead worked for the New Zealand government as a scientific researcher for 24 years, then spent four years working for the United Nations and International Atomic Energy Agency. Royal College of Psychiatrists Backtrack on Sexuality Causation « An Exercise in the Fundamentals of Orthodoxy. Welcome to An Exercise in the Fundamentals of Orthodoxy.
If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed to keep up to date with what I'm writing. Alternatively, if you want to contact Peter in relation to issues of human sexuality, please use the contact form here. Thanks for visiting! Well now, this is really interesting. The Royal College of Psychiatrists considers that sexual orientation is determined by a combination of biological and postnatal environmental factors. What I find really interesting is that the first few footnotes cite Bailey et al whose twin studies on homosexuality causation have been around for almost a decade and a half. PS02_2014.pdf. Www.rcpsych.ac.uk/pdf/PS02_2014.pdf. Sexes: Sick Again? Psychiatrists vote on gays In a much debated vote by its membership four years ago, the American Psychiatric Association decided that homosexuality should not be defined as a disorder.