TEDx speaker: ‘Pedophilia is an unchangeable sexual orientation,’ ‘anyone’ could be born that way | News | LifeSite

WÜRTZBURG, Germany, July 18, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – A German medical student sparked online backlash after she was filmed telling an audience that “pedophilia is an unchangeable sexual orientation, just like… heterosexuality.”

Mirjam Heine gave a lecture in defense of pedophiles during the “independently organized” TEDx Talk at the University of Würtzberg in Germany in May. The title given to Heine’s talk was “Why our perception of pedophilia has to change.”

Introducing her theme with the “story” of “Jonas,” a 19-year-old pedophile who studies law and plays soccer, she asked her listeners to put aside their revulsion for pedophiles.

“Anyone could be born a pedophile,” she told them.

Source: TEDx speaker: ‘Pedophilia is an unchangeable sexual orientation,’ ‘anyone’ could be born that way | News | LifeSite

Transgender sprinter, a biological male, runs as girl in state meet—and absolutely crushes the field | TheBlaze

Connecticut sprinter Terry Miller competed on the boys team during the winter indoor track season, the CT Post reported.But in the CIAC State Open track and field championships last week, the transgender sophomore from Bulkeley High School in Hartford competed as a girl, the paper said — and absolutely crushed the competition.Miller won the 100-meter dash in 11.72 seconds and took the 200-meter dash in 24.17 seconds — both meet record times, the CT Post reported.

Also of note is that Andraya Yearwood of Cromwell High School — another transgender sprinter who won the girls’ 100- and 200-meter dashes at the Connecticut state track meet last year — came in second behind Miller in this year’s girls’ 100, GameTimeCT reported.What did a state athletic official have to say?”A lot of people have asked, ‘Can you run a separate race, can you put an asterisk next to their name, do something that shows …

Source: Transgender sprinter, a biological male, runs as girl in state meet—and absolutely crushes the field | TheBlaze

Public university hosts website encouraging parents to let kids participate in ‘sexual play’ | TheBlaze

The University of California, Santa Barbara, hosts a website, which is apparently controlled by the sociology department, that encourages parents to allow their young children to participate in “sexual play.”What are the details?The website, SexInfo Online, calls sexual play between kids — which the site reports is most common “between the ages of four and seven” — “completely normal,” “generally harmless,” and encourages parents to allow such behaviors.According to the website, SexInfo Online is maintained by students “who have studied advanced topics in human sexuality.”One of the topics on the site, “Childhood Sexuality,” expounds on how parents should handle what many would consider to be inappropriate touching between children.A section on the website reads, “Children might display affection to their friends by hugging and kissing, or touching each other’s genitals, which is perfectly normal. Parents should not react in a negative way because children are just exploring.””If a child is performing …

Source: Public university hosts website encouraging parents to let kids participate in ‘sexual play’ | TheBlaze