Ann Farmer

Ann Farmer lives in the UK. She is the author of By Their Fruits: Eugenics, Population Control, and the Abortion Campaign (CUAP, 2008); The Language of Life: Christians Facing the Abortion Challenge (St Pauls, 1995), and Prophets & Priests: the Hidden Face of the Birth Control Movement (St Austin Press, 2002).

Recent blog posts by this author

'Trans' Four-Year-Old: Sacrifice of the Innocent?

The High Court of the United Kingdom has decreed that social services cannot remove a four-year-old boy who identifies as a girl from a couple who have let “him” transition after sending the child to school in a girl’s uniform. The...

The Eco-Gospel According to Saint Greta

Teenage eco-evangelist Greta Thunberg, who has gone on school-strike to force politicians to 'panic' about 'climate change,' has addressed the House of Commons and even met the Pope, has proved such a hit among like-minded individuals that she is...

The Feminist Fantasy: Strong Women, Weak Men, No Children

Writer Andrew Davies, who has won general acclaim for his television adaptations of historical novels, including most famously Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, has complained in a new BBC 4 documentary that ‘it is now “compulsory” to have a...

Santa’s Healthy Tips: Throw Away the Pudding and Eat the Sixpence

British researchers have claimed success for their tips and techniques to minimize weight gain over Christmas. In a scheme worthy of Ebenezer Scrooge, says the Telegraph, they have issued “a list of the exercise needed to work off festive treats in...

The PC Police Go After Hand-Clapping

The student union at the University of Manchester (UK) has banned clapping at its meetings, “on the basis that the loud noise may be a problem for those with sensory issues”. Whooping is also under a ban, to be substituted by “jazz hands...

Who Had the Bright Idea of Transferring Men to Women’s Prisons?

The other day I was told by a rheumatologist working for the National Health Service that there was a note in my records recommending me for a PSA test (a marker for prostate disease) because of my age. A PSA test for a woman? What is going on in...

Menopause Cafe: The Latest Trend in Workplace Equality

According to Dr Andrea Davies, of the University of Leicester’s School of Business, “male academics should say the word ‘menopause’ at least three times a day in solidarity with their female colleagues” to enable them to discuss it “without...

You Married the 'Wrong One' - Now What?

Kate Emory married "the wrong man", and she thinks she's not alone. A recent survey "revealed that a third of married Britons have regrets about their marriage, 1.4 million admit that they married the wrong person, while more than 1.2...

What Cathy Newman's Interview with Jordan Peterson Really Tells Us

A week ago Britain’s Channel 4, a public service, aired an interview with Canadian academic and free speech hero Jordan B. Peterson. The interview, coinciding with the release in the UK of his book, 12 Rules For Life: An Antidote to Chaos (more...