For the first time, a public figure was forced to resign after journalists obtained geolocation data from his phone and outed him as a practicing homosexual. The subject of the investigation was a Catholic priest who resigned before the news was published. The enforcers were the co-editors of a new Catholic news site, The Pillar.
The international activist group SEGM, the Society for Evidence-Based Gender Medicine, has published a review of a radical shift in the standards of care for gender dysphoric children in Finland. A year ago, the Finnish Health Authority issued new guidelines which back psychotherapy, rather than puberty blockers and cross-sex hormones, as the first-line of treatment. […]
Winston Churchill called Russia “a mystery wrapped in a riddle inside an enigma.” That is how Westerners see Iran. Rarely does anything positive about Iran appear in Western media — just stories about the troubled politics of the Middle East. Most Iranians go about their daily lives giving nary a thought to international politics or […]
The masks, hand-sanitising, distancing and rigid curtailment of numbers at weddings and funerals during this past year have whetted the author’s appetite for ridicule, already well developed in his career as a political sketch writer and journalist for The Times.