The sterilization of trans kids: Pesky side effect, or modern-day eugenics?

by worriedmom The first part of this series set forth a brief history of the eugenics movement in the United States, arguing that while the core principles of eugenics are thoroughly discredited today, during eugenics’ time in the sun, it … Continue reading

Gender-atypical toddler = transgender living doll: No future for gay & lesbian youth?

Melissa Hines is a researcher affiliated with Cambridge University. She has co-authored several important studies delving into the influence of prenatal testosterone on childhood behavior, as well as the relationship between gender nonconformity and sexual orientation. In February, along with … Continue reading

Research

This page contains a list of research studies that have been referenced in 4thWaveNow posts and/or comments. As of June 28, 2017, this is a new aspect of the site, and will be an ongoing work-in-progress. We will be adding … Continue reading

A “sinister mental trap”: One man’s journey back to himself

Potentilla is a detransitioned male who spends his days farming, making gardens, practicing herbalism, and reading Carl Jung. He is interested in history, human nature, and the occult, and greatly enjoys giggling with strangers, the utter improbability of life, taking … Continue reading

Shriveled raisins: The bitter harvest of “affirmative” care

by the parents of 4thWaveNow Note to readers: This is another in an ongoing series of posts which shine a light on the public statements made by gender specialists in various forums. The aim here, as always, is to inform … Continue reading