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A Trans Man Who Gave Birth And Then Sued To Be Recognised As The Father Has Lost His Case

In an exclusive interview, Freddy McConnell, a trans man who has lost his legal case to be named as the father, not mother, on his baby's birth certificate told BuzzFeed News: “I will carry on fighting. This slams the brakes on progress in a way that should scare people."

Opinion: Surrogacy Is About Bodily Autonomy. Feminists Should Embrace It.

It’s clear that surrogacy is a women’s rights issue, at the heart of debates over bodily autonomy and choice.

Our Son Was Born. Then We Had To Convince A Judge We Were His Parents.

Most parents take for granted that their baby is legally theirs from the day they’re born. That’s not the case for many LGBTQ families.

9 Books That Helped Me Through My Infertility

During my five-year struggle to have a baby, these were the stories that made me feel not only less alone, but proud of my story — with all of its complexity, trauma, and triumph.

Andy Cohen Surprised Fans With A Big Baby Announcement

"I cannot wait for what I envision will be the most rewarding chapter yet."

Gabrielle Union And Dwyane Wade Talked To Oprah About Using A Surrogate To Have Their Child

“I could not let go of this idea of creating this life within me,” Union said.

Sorry, Kid, I Spent All My Money On Your Existence

I've spent thousands of dollars trying to get pregnant, and will spend many thousands more on my surrogate. And there's still no guarantee of a baby.

Here's What Five Couples Spent To Have A Child

"At what point does it feel like you're buying a baby?"

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You Guys, This Is Why Kim Kardashian West Is Using A Surrogate

No, it's not because of vanity or wanting to "keep her body" – she could literally die if she carried another baby herself.

Everything We Know So Far About Karan Johar Becoming A Father To Twins

Johar has named the boy Yash, after his deceased father. The girl's name, Roohi, is an anagram of his mother's name, Hiroo.

These Two Dads Almost Lost Their Son In A Bizarre Surrogacy Case

Jay Timmons and Rick Olson thought they’d have no legal trouble using a surrogate to birth their son. Then a rogue judge in Wisconsin pulled them into an 11-month legal battle.

16 Things LGBT Parents Are Tired Of Hearing

If you see us at an end-of-school event, please don't ask us this stuff.

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This Photo Of Two Dads Meeting Their Baby Is Being Used In An Anti-Gay Campaign

"We love our children unconditionally and want only what is best for them. Isn't that all that matters?"

Father Says Government Isn't Doing Enough To Get These Babies Out Of Nepal

After a change in surrogacy laws, parents say they've been abandoned by their own government as the Nepalese government holds their children hostage.

Author Of Russian "Gay Propaganda" Bill Proposes Banning Surrogacy

"Just as nuclear weapons are banned so that planet Earth does not perish, so we must ban technologies that destroy... the natural ways to give birth," lawmaker Elena Mizulina says.

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