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Awkward First Date Questions: Who’s Your Daddy?

Thanks to growing sperm donations, you’re way more likely to date a sibling.

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Surrogacy and Baby-Selling in a Globalizing World: What’s Next?

A well-known surrogacy attorney in California used her networks and well-financed practice to dupe families into paying over $100,000 for a child based on a fraudulent scenario. Basically, those looking to secure a child were told that a surrogacy arrangement had fallen apart—the intended parents backing out of the arrangement. This was false and a story constructed for fraud.

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Being Counted: New Census Data on Same-Sex Couples

The U.S. Census Bureau has been releasing data since June that shows how many same-sex couples there are and where they living. 

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What It’s Like to Take Care of a Baby

Watch this video of a baby’s bathtime for a strikingly accurate portrayal of what it’s like to take care of a baby on 24/7 basis.

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Caring For Baby — A Very Fast Look at Having a Child

They don’t really grow up this fast, it just sometimes seems like it.

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A Tale of Miscarriage, Abortion, Financial Stress and… Love

During a year of awful loss and trying times, it would be easy—even understandable—to dwell on the bad times right now. But instead,  I want to tell my wife I love her.

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Welcoming a New Baby: Asha Kristava Swenson!

The RHRC family is delighted to share the news that New Media Director Brady Swenson and his wife Alicia welcomed their new daughter into the world at 9:21 in the morning on June 20th, 2011. 

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Unhitched and Unhinged

Judith Stacey on the diversity of marriage approaches, Rick Santorum tries to capture the religious right vote, and Rush Limbaugh loses his mind over Anthony Weiner.

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Canadian Court Rules Anonymity for Gamete Donors is Unconstitutional

A British Columbia judge has ruled that anonymity for gamete donors in the Canadian province is unconstitutional and that the law is discriminatory because it does not give donor children the ability to identify their biological parents.

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A Death in the RHRC Family

Last week, the RHRC family suffered a deep loss when Ali Artzer, younger sister of Brady Swenson, RHRC’s New Media Director, died suddenly. We wanted to offer the opportunity for the community to share their prayers, support, and condolences with Brady. 

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