The Cracked Crystal Ball II: It’s Not Just About Trust

One of my news feeds dropped the following article this morning:  “Gender Transition isn’t a Whim, so Why the Mistrust?”. After reading through it, the article is more or less the standard “I know I need this surgery, so why can’t I get it on demand?” argument. To a certain extent, I am sympathetic to ...

Alberta Diary: Family (values) feud: Wildrose so-cons start sniping at Wildrose neo-cons

Wildrose Leader Danielle Smith: in trouble with her party’s social conservatives. Below: House Leader Rob Anderson. And so it begins: Rob Anderson, an ambitious social-conservative in the Wildrose Opposition’s shadow cabinet has publicly fired a rocket at his leader after she changed her tune on whether a Wildrose government would allow public funding of gender-reassignment ...