Dr. Susan Berry

Dr. Susan Berry

Susan Berry has a doctorate in psychology. She writes about cultural, educational, and healthcare issues.

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Trump Administration Plans to Scrap Obama Rule Cracking Down on For-Profit Schools

“Students deserve useful and relevant data when making important decisions about their education post-high school,” said education Secretary Betsy DeVos. “That’s why instead of targeting schools simply by their tax status, this administration is working to ensure students have transparent, meaningful information about all colleges and all programs.”

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Biden Foundation Targets Parents Who Don’t Support Child’s Gender Transition

“Rejecting behavior is not limited to a parent disowning or kicking out their child,” the foundation says. “It can also include subjecting young people to ‘conversion therapy,’ blocking their access to LGBTQ friends and networks, or keeping a young person’s LGBTQ identity ‘secret.’”

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Bill to Ban Sexual Orientation and Gender Counseling Dies in Massachusetts

According to the New Boston Post, the provision’s critics argued the amendment could lead to children being removed from their parents if they had them see a therapist who allowed them to explore their discomfort with same-sex attraction or gender identity confusion.

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Trump Administration Grants Family Planning Funding to Planned Parenthood

The Trump Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will grant 10 Planned Parenthood affiliates taxpayer funding for family planning amid weighing a new rule that would eliminate grants to providers that do not clearly separate family planning services from abortion.

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CT GOP Candidate Tim Herbst: Next Governor Must ‘Change the Culture’

“I’m the only candidate on the Republican side that has demonstrated the chops to take on the Hartford insiders, that has been unabashed and unafraid in calling out people in both parties when necessary, and who has said he is completely committed to dismantling the status quo – that’s what sets me apart from the rest,” Herbst said, referring to his four Republican opponents in the state’s primary election on August 14.

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Republicans Approve Resolution Requiring Parental Approval for Sex Ed

The Republican National Committee (RNC) approved a resolution that would require parents to consent to their children’s participation in public school sex ed curricula only through an “opt in” process rather than one that invites parents to “opt out.”

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Planned Parenthood: ‘Protect #FreedomToFck’

The clearly stated message at the conclusion of the video is “F**k New York and everyone in it. Protect our right to safely f**k whoever the f**k we want. Donate to Planned Parenthood.”

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CT Sen. Chris Murphy Gets ‘Earful’ on Illegal Immigration Stance

According to a report in the Telegraph, Murphy received an “earful” from Connecticut citizens about the Democrats’ stance on open borders for illegal immigrants and the recent call for the abolition of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by some.