Forum On The Family 2018: Glenn T Stanton

Can a boy truly be ‘trapped’ in a girl’s body? Can modern medicine really ‘reassign’ sex? Is sex something ‘assigned’ in the first place? What’s the loving response to a friend or child experiencing a gender-identity conflict? What should our law say on these issues?

Glenn is the Director of Global Family Formation Studies at Focus on the Family in Colorado Springs. Glenn holds a graduate degree in Interdisciplinary Humanities from the University of West Florida with an emphasis in philosophy and history. He has been working professionally as a respected researcher in the field of sexuality and gender for nearly 25 years. He is the author of seven books on various aspects of marriage and family, including The Family Project:The Book (2014), Secure Daughters, Confident Sons: How Parents Guide Their Children into Authentic Masculinity and Femininity (2011), Loving My (LGBT) Neighbor: Being Friends in Grace and Truth (2014), and The Ring Makes All the Difference: The Hidden Consequences of Cohabitation and the Strong Benefits of Marriage (2011). He has contributed to many others. He is also the author of Family First New Zealand’s 2015 report on gender identity – Boys Girls Other – Making Sense of the Confusing New World of Gender Identity. Glenn is a senior contributor at The Federalist – a widely-read social-issues blog – and has been widely quoted on marriage and family issues in major newspapers and magazines such as The New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Rolling Stone, Newsweek,, The Advocate, Washington Blade, and Los Angeles Times. Glenn has also made numerous appearances on cable and network television shows such MSNBC, Nightline, ABC News, FOX NEWS, CNN, the Today Show, and as a return guest on the Dr. Phil Show.

Topic: Navigating The New World of Gender Identity With Truth & Love