Time for Families

Parental Rights In New York To Graduate From The Dark Ages, Hopefully

April 17th, 2019

The changes, if they go through, will significantly improve the state of New York law, and protect parental rights and donors’ rights.

Buttigieg Is Trump’s Kryptonite

April 17th, 2019

Mayor Pete’s campaign is about finally grabbing ‘freedom, security, and democracy’ back from the GOP, and dashing for higher, non-ideological ground.

Making Babies in the Year 2045 – Genetic Data

April 15th, 2019

Huge pools of Genetic data collected over the past generation allow you to pick many of your child’s genetic traits.

The relationship between LGBT inclusion and economic development: Macro-level evidence

April 11th, 2019

This study analyzes the relationship between social inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and economic development.

AI COULD SCAN IVF EMBRYOS TO HELP MAKE BABIES MORE QUICKLY

April 9th, 2019

IF A WOMAN (or non-female-identifying person with a uterus and visions of starting a family) is struggling to conceive and decides to improve their reproductive odds at an IVF clinic, they’ll likely interact with a doctor, a nurse, and a receptionist, not an AI specialist.

WHY I’M AN ORTHODOX RABBI WHO IS GOING TO OFFICIATE LGBTQ WEDDINGS

April 8th, 2019

Shouldn’t our Orthodox communities rush at the opportunity to keep as many Jews, including LGBTQ jews, engaged in their Judaism? Is this the Torah and this its reward? A queer friend of mine from a haredi Orthodox background had posed a query publicly on social media.

I Wanted to Change the World for Gay Black People. Starting With Myself. Queer Love In Color

April 6th, 2019

I’m working on a book based on my Times article, “Queer Love in Color,” a celebration of the joy and romance that queer couples and families of color share.

Challenge to Trans Student Bathroom Access Advances

April 6th, 2019

Federal court says valid sexual harassment, religious freedom claims asserted on trans bathroom Access In a first round advance for the anti-LGBTQ litigation group Alliance Defending Freedom, a federal court judge has allowed a lawsuit challenging the Palatine, Illinois, high school district’s policy that allows trans students to use restrooms and locker rooms consistent withRead Full Story »

Mormon Church to Allow Children of LGBT Parents to Be Baptized

April 4th, 2019

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Mormon Church, announced a remarkable reversal to its policies on LGBT people on Thursday.

Singapore allows same-sex fathers to adopt their surrogate son

December 19th, 2018

In a landmark decision, Singapore’s highest court has allowed a gay couple to adopt their son, who was conceived through surrogacy in the United States.