I was still half-asleep as I stepped out to the end of our driveway to retrieve our empty recycling bin, when a strange conversation began. An older (than me) gentleman was walking by, stopped, and began to talk. He was pleasant, so I thought the polite thing would be to have a chat. (It’s the […]
Dispatch from the Reproductive Revolution. Like the coronavirus, eugenics keeps morphing and mutating to adapt to new environments. In China, for instance, the government has been accused treating women “as the reproductive agents of the state, as instruments of implementation for its eugenic development agenda.” “The approach’s eugenic undertones are unmistakable,” declared foreign policy expert […]
‘The black church was the cultural cauldron that black people created to combat a system designed in every way to crush their spirit.’
We are currently seeing a change from speaking of “pregnant women” to speaking of “pregnant persons”. What might this change signify? Is there any problem with speaking of “pregnant persons“, rather than “pregnant women” or should we welcome this development?