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  • Mass. mom Lindsay Clancy to be arraigned from hospital bed on charges of murdering her children

    02/06/2023 12:02:22 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 41 replies
    NY Post ^ | 02-06-2023 | Yaron Steinbuch
    Massachusetts mom Lindsay Clancy will face murder charges from her hospital bed Tuesday in the alleged strangulation of her three young children. The labor and delivery nurse, 32, will appear via Zoom in Plymouth District Court for arraignment on two counts of murder and three counts each of strangulation and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, WCVB reported. Clancy, who was on leave from her job at Massachusetts General Hospital, allegedly killed her daughter Cora, 5, son Dawson, 3, and her 7-month-old son Callan, who died later at a hospital. Upgraded charges are expected after the death of the...
  • Idaho Satanists plan 'gender affirmation ritual' to protest ban on surgeries for children: 'I praise myself'

    02/05/2023 2:36:22 PM PST · by Libloather · 10 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/05/23 | Jon Brown
    Members of The Satanic Temple plan to oppose a proposed Idaho bill that would prohibit sex-change surgery and drugs for minors by holding a "gender affirmation ritual" on the grounds of the state Capitol. A bill titled the "Vulnerable Child Protection Act" was introduced by Republican state Rep. Bruce Skaug last week and would render offering puberty blockers or transgender surgery for minors a felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison. The bill aims to protect "children from harmful pharmaceutical and surgical interventions for the purpose of changing the appearance of a child's sex," but would not apply...
  • 'FASCISM': Florida Dem lashes out at DeSantis for targeting group that hosted 'Drag Queen Christmas' with kids

    02/04/2023 12:36:55 PM PST · by conservative98 · 44 replies
    Fox News ^ | February 4, 2023 | Kyle Morris
    A Democrat from the Florida Congressional delegation is taking aim at Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis over his decision to file a legal complaint against the institution responsible for hosting "A Drag Queen Christmas" event, which children were allowed to attend. The governor filed a six-count legal complaint against the Orlando Philharmonic Foundation for "exposing minor children to lewd sexual acts during a drag show that took place in Orlando on December 28," local outlet The Floridian reported Friday. Responding to DeSantis' complaint, which could result in the state revoking the institution’s liquor license, freshman Rep. Maxwell Frost, D-Fla., accused...
  • Disney-Affiliated Drag Queen Welcomes Children to Show Featuring Simulated Sex And Nudity

    02/04/2023 3:21:57 PM PST · by conservative98 · 13 replies
    Timcast ^ | DECEMBER 16, 2022 | | BY BRETT MACDONALD
    Drag queens have launched a Christmas tour dubbed “The Naughty List” that has already garnered controversy from a journalist who observed and recorded one event held in Austin, Texas, describing it as “a blatantly sexualized show meant to groom children.” The show’s host, Andrew Robert Levitt, who performs under the stage name “Nina West,” is affiliated with two of the foremost children’s television networks: Disney and Nickelodeon. His tour is scheduled to make 18 stops in cities across the United States for a total of 36 shows. This article featured unedited videos and images from the event, which are sometimes...
  • Mother to Challenge School that Forced 4-Year-Old to Take Part in Pride Event [UK]

    02/04/2023 6:24:59 PM PST · by marshmallow · 6 replies
    A Christian mother whose four-year-old son was required to take part in a school’s LGBT pride parade against her will is to have her legal case heard in court this week. Izzy Montague made national headlines after being aggressively told by the headteacher of Heaver’s Farm Primary School in Croydon, South London, that her son could not opt-out of the Pride event, despite the families’ Christian beliefs. Supported by the Christian Legal Centre, Izzy launched legal action against the school on the grounds of direct and indirect discrimination, victimisation and breach of statutory duty under the Education Act 1996 and...
  • House committee advances bill pushing abortion, ‘gender-affirming care’ (NM Legislature - would make it a crime for any school, community or county to interfere)

    02/04/2023 6:34:23 PM PST · by CedarDave · 12 replies
    The Piñon Post ^ | February 3, 2023 | Renato Costa
    On Friday, the state House Health and Human Services Committee advanced a radical piece of legislation, H.B. 7, which would force public bodies to facilitate abortions and transgenderism, dubbed “gender-affirming care,” or face lawsuits. The bill also explicitly bans municipalities and counties from passing local laws to protect children in the womb from being aborted, meaning counties would be banned from enforcing their ordinances.The bill would “prohibit public bodies from discriminating against persons based on their use or non-use of reproductive or gender-affirming care,” meaning it could push teachers and any other public workers to support body mutilation for all...
  • Migrant students in NYC schools without proof of vaccinations

    02/04/2023 7:05:02 PM PST · by george76 · 31 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 4, 2023 | Susan Edelman, Georgia Worrell and Melissa Klein
    The flood of migrant families into New York City is forcing schools to accept children who lack required vaccinations and has possibly led to one outbreak already. ... A top city health official recently told the City Council that a surprising number of migrant children who had never had a single shot were arriving in the Big Apple. ... “We’re seeing so many unvaccinated kids,” Dr. Ted Long ... An estimated 11,000 migrant children have enrolled in Department of Education schools since the summer. The city Health Department tracks outbreaks of illnesses like chickenpox but refused to say how many...
  • Child Vaccination Rates, Already Down Because of COVID, Fall Again

    02/02/2023 6:51:49 PM PST · by DoodleBob · 25 replies
    Pew Stateline ^ | January 12, 2023 | Christine Vestal
    Child vaccination rates dipped into dangerous territory during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, when schools were shuttered, and most doctors were only seeing emergency patients. But instead of recovering after schools reopened in 2021, those historically low rates worsened, according to new data from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Experts fear that the skepticism of science and distrust of government that flared up during the pandemic are contributing to the decrease. According to today’s data, the percentage of U.S. children entering kindergarten with their required immunizations fell to 93% in the 2021-22 school year, 2...
  • Proposed Bill Would Turn Minnesota into a ‘Trans Refuge’ State for Children

    02/02/2023 12:18:01 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 22 replies
    Breitbart ^ | February 2, 2023 | SPENCER LINDQUIST
    A Democrat legislator is trying to convert Minnesota into a “trans refuge” for children who use surgery and drugs to mimic the opposite sex. The legislation, which is called the “Trans Refuge” bill, would ensure that puberty blockers, hormone replacement therapy, and sex change operations remain available in the state.
  • More Than 4 in 10 Republicans and a Third of Parents Now Oppose Schools Requiring Children to Get Vaccinated for Measles and Other Illness, Up Since the COVID-19 Pandemic Began

    02/01/2023 9:40:57 PM PST · by DoodleBob · 55 replies
    KFF ^ | December 16, 2022 | N/A
    Amid controversies around the COVID-19 vaccine and growing distrust of public health authorities, more than four in ten Republicans and Republican-leaning independents, and a third of parents, now say they oppose requiring children in public schools to receive some childhood vaccines, up since 2019, a new KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor survey finds. Overall, nearly three in ten adults (28%) nationally now say that parents should be able to decide not to vaccinate their children for measles, mumps, and rubella rather than those vaccinations being required to attend public schools, up from 16% in a 2019 Pew Research Center poll conducted...
  • Trump Takes Aim At ‘Perverts Indoctrinating Our Children’: ‘Hands Off’

    02/01/2023 1:34:34 PM PST · by SoConPubbie · 26 replies
    DC Enquirer ^ | January 31, 2023 | Reed Cooper
    Forty-fifth President Donald Trump hit the campaign trail for the first time this past weekend since his presidential campaign announcement in November with two stops in New Hampshire and South Carolina.Trump said, while speaking in Columbia, South Carolina alongside his leadership team in the state, when he returns to the White House in 2025, he will bring an end to “radical racists and perverts” indoctrinating our children in schools.“We’re going to stop the left-wing radical racists and perverts who are trying to indoctrinate our youth,” Trump said. “And we’re going to get their Marxist hands off of our children.”“We’re going...
  • How 'modern-day slavery' in the Congo powers the rechargeable battery economy

    02/01/2023 3:53:25 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 28 replies
    npr ^ | February 1, 2023 | TERRY GROSS
    Smartphones, computers and electric vehicles may be emblems of the modern world, but, says Siddharth Kara, their rechargeable batteries are frequently powered by cobalt mined by workers laboring in slave-like conditions in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Kara, a fellow at Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health and at the Kennedy School, has been researching modern-day slavery, human trafficking and child labor for two decades. He says that although the DRC has more cobalt reserves than the rest of the planet combined, there's no such thing as a "clean" supply chain of cobalt from the country. In his new...
  • California ends plans for kids’ COVID vaccine mandate

    02/01/2023 4:06:45 PM PST · by ransomnote · 12 replies ^ | February 1, 2023 | Diana Lambert
    California state leaders seem to be quietly closing the door on the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for school children.The California Department of Public Health hasn’t made an announcement, but officials told EdSource that the end of the state’s COVID-19 State of Emergency on Feb. 28 effectively ends its current plan to add COVID-19 vaccinations to the list of ten vaccinations children are required to have to attend school in-person.“We continue to strongly recommend Covid-19 immunization for students and staff to keep everyone safer in the classroom,” stated the email from the department. “Turnkey mobile vaccination services remain available for any K-12...
  • Do Men Have Biological Clocks? It's Not Just Women Who Have to Worry About Age and Fertility, Experts Say.

    01/30/2023 7:46:44 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 33 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | Mon, January 30, 2023 | Kaitlin Reilly
    When it comes to fertility, the focus tends to fall on women and their (loudly ticking) biological clocks. Yet it’s not just women who have to take age into account when considering when to have children. Experts agree that men's fertility also depends on their age. According to Dr. Jane L. Frederick, a reproductive endocrinologist, women get most of the attention because they have a finite number of eggs at birth and must contend with changes in egg quantity and quality starting at age 35. “Women play an obvious role in reproduction, leading us to believe that the topics of...
  • Sexually explicit performance in front of children at ‘family friendly’ Texas drag show

    01/29/2023 5:17:58 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 53 replies
    thepostmillenial ^ | Jan 28, 2023 | Cullen Linebarger
    Blaze TV host Sara Gonzales posted video of a "family-friendly" drag bingo event in Princeton, Texas on Saturday that featured a bearded drag queen giving a toast "those who lick us where we pee" with children watching and later the youngsters picked up another performer's tip money.
  • Police Say Texas Pastor, School Board President Sexually Assaulted 16-Year-Old

    01/29/2023 5:26:52 AM PST · by Morgana · 10 replies
    The Roys Report ^ | January 28, 2023 | Sarah Einselen
    Authorities charged a Texas pastor and school board president this week after a 16-year-old girl told police he sexually assaulted her, records show. Andrew “Drew” Wilborn, 43, reportedly bonded out of the Dallas County Jail on Thursday. He was arrested Wednesday on a felony charge of indecency with a child by sexual contact, jail records indicate. Police allege Wilborn rubbed his genitals against the 16-year-old’s rear during a church event last April, according to his arrest affidavit. The girl reportedly told police Wilborn later gave her an unwanted hug, grabbed her waist, and wouldn’t let her go. Wilborn was executive...
  • Pediatric Group Ordered To Provide Florida Docs On Why It Supports Sex Changes For Kids

    01/28/2023 6:19:18 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 21 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | January 27, 2023 | Dylan Housman
    The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) must provide the state of Florida with documentation on why it supports gender transitions for minors and any communication with its members about that decision-making process, a District Court ruled. The AAP is involved in a lawsuit against Florida over a new rule established last year that prohibits the use of Medicaid funds on sex changes and other transgender-related care. The AAP signed on in support of the plaintiffs, leading Florida to subpoena it and numerous other organizations for information on their policies toward individuals with gender dysphoria and how those policies were developed,...
  • BREAKING: TPUSA 'Teens Against Gender Mutilation' rally crashed by radical trans activists

    01/28/2023 4:26:11 PM PST · by george76 · 26 replies
    PM ^ | Jan 28, 2023 | Olivia Rondeau
    The protestors brought signs reading "Cis people are creepy," "Teens [love] drag shows," and "Trans girls need guns." ... On Saturday, teen detransitioner and anti-grooming activist Chloe Cole was met with left-wing LGBTQ protestors while giving a speech in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, against the trans-medicalization of children. Cole, 18, is a female who underwent a double mastectomy and other transgender medical treatments as a minor before realizing that she wasn't actually a boy, and had been groomed into "gender affirming" procedures. While she spoke at a TPUSA Faith "Teens Against Gender Mutilation" event, protestors attempted to drown her out. ... Murfreesboro...
  • 11-year-old Georgia boy arrested for robbery, shooting at victim

    01/27/2023 12:51:51 PM PST · by grundle · 26 replies
    WSB via Yahoo ^ | January 27, 2023
    An 11-year-old and a 15-year-old are under arrest. Valdosta Police posted on Facebook the two juveniles first ran into a woman’s house on Jan. 15. The woman inside shot at the two and they ran away. While officers were speaking with the woman, police received another 911 call. Investigators say two juveniles robbed a man as he tried to sell a PlayStation 5. The man told police the two opened fire on him as he drove away, hitting his car twice. “This is an alarming incident. The fact that an 11-year-old had a firearm and shot at someone is disturbing....
  • Arkansas bill seeks to classify drag shows in the same way as strip clubs

    01/25/2023 7:31:26 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 14 replies
    NY Post ^ | 01-25-2023 | Adam Sabes, Fox News
    Arkansas senators passed legislation restricting where drag shows can be held, proposing to classify them in the same manner as strip clubs and adult theaters. The bill passed on a 26-9 party line on Tuesday, with the six senators opposing the bill being Democrats. The bill would ban drag shows from being hosted on public property. When asked if Republican Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders supports the bill, spokeswoman Alexa Henning said that kids need to be protected, but didn’t signal if the governor would sign the bill. “Governor Sanders believes we need to be protecting and educating kids, not indoctrinating...