TVO - The Agenda with Steve Paikin, June 03 2011: Bringing Up (Genderless) Baby
The Debate: Bringing Up (Genderless) Baby
A Toronto couple has decided to keep the gender of their child secret. By choosing to not reveal the sex of the child, are they setting him or her up for heartache or an enlightened life? And how is this any different from other parenting choices?
Margaret Somerville is the founding director of the McGill Centre for Medicine, Ethics and Law, the Samuel Gale professor of Law, and a professor in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.
John Hoffman is a columnist for Today's Parent.
Kenneth Zucker is psychologist-in-chief and head of the Gender Identity Service in the Child, Youth, and Family Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
Jayme Poisson is a staff reporter for the Toronto Star.
Rosalind Chait Barnett is a senior scientist at Brandeis University in Boston, and the author of The Truth About Girls and Boys: Challenging Toxic Stereotypes About Our Children.
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