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Genderless Baby Storm Stocker Ignites a Firestorm with Parents, Media

by , 05/30/11
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When a Toronto couple decided to conceal the sex of their child, Storm Stocker, they ignited a fiery public debate over gender politics and parenting techniques. Kathy Witterick and David Stocker caught the media’s eye when they refused to let anyone other than their two older sons and midwives know Storm’s gender, and now the family’s decision has been catapulted into the public realm. What do you think – should a baby’s gender be assigned as soon as it leaves the womb, or should parents avoid stereotypes and grant their children gender freedom?

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  1. lazyreader May 31, 2011 at 7:45 am

    Who the hell cares, just pluck a hair while mommy isn’t looking and do a DNA test. Avoid stereotypes???? if the kids equiped, it’ll pee standing up.

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