Trans* Housing At George Fox University

As first reported by PQ Monthly, George Fox University has refused to allow Jayce, a transgender, African-American student, to live on campus in housing appropriate for his gender. They are also developing a policy that restricts housing to being based exclusively on the biological sex that was assigned to their students at birth (not inclusive… Read more »

A Way Forward

A Way Forward By Darren McDonald [As with all blog entries, the views expressed below are the opinion of the author and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Safety Net as a whole or its affiliated groups. ] Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Be careful to do what is right in the… Read more »

Futile Treatment

  An Ethical Analysis of Conversion Therapy by Darren McDonald To attempt futile treatment is to display ignorance that is allied to madness  – Plato Anne Paulk, of the Restored Hope Network (a network advocating for ex-gay conversion therapists and ministries), is proposing that the systematic shaming and spiritual abuse of clients that conversion therapy… Read more »


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As LGBTQ&A people who have studied and worked at these institutions, we know the challenges and isolation that LGBTQ&A students face at schools that question their identity. Our mission is to insure that students at these institutions know that they are not alone.