In the Media 2020
March 25, 2020 - "Over 30,000 doctors object to abortions during pandemic: 'Elective abortion treats no disease'" Live Action
ACPeds along with four other organization, signed a Press Release calling for an end to all elective abortion, opposing the call to continue elective abortion during the COVID-19 pandemic made by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and others which falsely characterize elective abortion as essential healthcare. Read more...
March 20, 2020 - "Canadian Doctor: Children Should be Present at Assisted Suicides" Church Militant
ACPeds executive director, Michelle Cretella, MD, is cited, commenting on the harm caused to children who are exposed to the normalization of suicide.
March 18, 2020 - "Father Pavone: No, Abortion is Not Safer Than Childbirth" Breitbart News
March 14, 2020 - "Charles H. Bradley: Gender fluidity is a Frankensteinish experiment on our young" The Laconia Daily Sun
In a recent article in the WSJ, noted biologists Colin M. Wright and Emma N. Hilton reveal, "In humans, reproductive anatomy is unambiguously male or female at birth more than 99.98 percent of the time... no third type of sex cell exist in humans and, therefore, there is no sex spectrum or additional sex spectrum or additional sexes beyond male and female. Sex is binary."The concept of changing one's sex is nonsense, as sex is determined by unalterable chromosomes, according to researcher Jane Robbins in the publication Public Discourse.
March 9, 2020 - "House Senate passed the Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act" Alabama Political Reporter
The Alabama state Senate passed a bill that would make it a felony for doctors to perform gender altering treatments and surgeries on children under the age of 19. College members testified to help this pass.
March 9, 2020 - "Pediatricians Say Study Approving Puberty Blockers for Adolescents Is Flawed" Breitbart News
Two pediatricians, both board members of the American College of Pediatricians, which has posted a position statement on child gender dysphoria and the consequences of puberty blockers and cross-sex hormone treatments, said the data actually reveal the opposite of what Turban and his associates claim.
March 4, 2020 - "How to stop sex-reassignment surgery cold" One News Now
The entire gender conversion movement has done an immense amount of damage to teens and their families. Hormone treatments, puberty blockers and surgery are not "reversible," and sex organs don’t grow back.
March 3, 2020 - "Dr. Quentin Van Meter explains why gender confusion is becoming a 'cult' phenomenon for kids" Family Research Council
Dr. Quentin Van Meter, joins Tony Perkins to discuss his testimony before the Alabama legislature on legislation prohibiting transgender surgery and puberty blocker hormones for minors.
February/January Issue - "Do You Know Your Child's Doctor?" Touchstone Magazine
February 27, 2020 - World Magazine: No change allowed. States are moving to restrict so-called “conversion therapy” practices meant to help people struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction or gender issues.
February 26, 2020 - Canada Free Press: Forty-One Senators Say 'No' to Protecting Abortion Survivors
February 26, 2020 - Modern Ghana: Ghana Is Not, And Will Not, Serve As A Gateway To The Legitimization Of LGBTQI+ Practices In Africa
February 25, 2020 – Daily Herald: The proclamation includes a quote from the American College of Pediatricians stating that human biological research confirms that human life begins at fertilization. Lehi proclaims itself a ‘sanctuary city for the unborn’
February 21, 2020 – World News: Michelle Cretella, executive director of the American College of Pediatricians, noted that the puberty-blocking drug Lupron “effectively castrates” both boys and girls, stunting their brain and bone development. Protecting gender-confused children
February 21, 2020 – Mercatornet.com: “as many as 88 percent of gender-dysphoric girls and 98 percent of gender-dysphoric boys will identify with their biological sex by late adolescence with watchful waiting and/or therapy that affirms a child’s sex,” according to the American College of Pediatricians. Science, sex, and suicide
February 21, 2020 – Daily Signal: The American College of Pediatricians concluded that the sex reassignment protocol for children and teenagers being followed in some clinics “is founded upon an unscientific gender ideology, lacks an evidence base, and violates the long-standing ethical principle, ‘First do on harm.’” On the Left, a New Clash Between Feminists and Transgender Activists
February 21, 2020 – Mercatornet.com: Joseph Zanga, former President of ACPeds speaks on the hidden scourge of modern slavery in existence today with human trafficking – often involving children
February 17, 2020 – Family Research Council: Michele Cretella on the unfairness of forcing female athletes to compete against biological males
February 11, 2020 – LifeSiteNews: Babies thrown in garbage, left to die
February 11, 2020 – News Maven: Who was Sir Robert Baden-Powell?
February 9, 2020 – Breitbart News: Fact Check: Washington Post Reports Transgender Puberty Blockers Are ‘Reversible’
February 7, 2020 – Christian Post: Medical journal urges ‘state intervention’ to override parents opposed to transing their kids
February 7, 2020 – The Federalist: ‘Sesame Street’ To Feature Cross-Dressing Gay Entertainer For Impressionable Preschoolers
February 5, 2020 – Tampa Bay Times: Florida bill limiting medical treatments for transgender youth loses support
February 5, 2020 – New Times Broward-Palm Beach: Nonbinary Broward Candidate Confronts Florida Rep Sponsoring Anti-Trans Bill
February 4, 2020 – Breitbart News: Doctors Advise How to ‘Override’ Parents’ Refusal of Trans Medical Treatment for Children
February 4, 2020 – Florida Politics: Emotions run high as House committee hears testimony on transgender medical care bill
January 31, 2020 – Sentinel Colorado: Colorado attempt to outlaw gender-affirming medicine is Capitol malpractice
January 30, 2020 – LifeSite News: Brazilian gov’t promotes chastity to teens with ‘I choose to wait’ program
January 25, 2020 – World News Group: Experimenting on emotionally distressed children
January 20, 2020: PJ Media: Brave SD State Rep Moves to Protect Kids From Chemical Castration, Trans Surgery
January 15, 2020: Church Militant: Canterbury Cathedral Hosts Award Ceremony for Top UK Abortionist
January 10, 2020 – One News Now: “Battling the LGBTQ+ push within evangelical churches”