What’s Current: Surrogate gives birth to baby for Britain’s ‘first transgender parents’

  • A celebrity couple became Britain’s “first transgender parents” after a surrogate mother gave birth to the child.
  • French organizations demand that President Emmanuel Macron launch an investigation into Pornhub and its owners for their complicity in the spread of content featuring victims of human trafficking, rape, and minors.
  • The former head of a South Korean conglomerate, who was convicted of raping his maid and assaulting a secretary, is handed a suspended sentence on the grounds of his age and the “forgiveness” of his victims.
  • Planned Parenthood clinics in Colorado, Nevada, and New Mexico report an influx of patients from Texas after most abortions in the state were banned during COVID-19 lockdown. 
Meghan McCarty

Meghan McCarty is an undergraduate student and aspiring journalist living in the United States.