John Ransom

John Ransom is a Lion contributor and a national political writer and editor whose work has appeared in The Epoch Times, at Townhall.com, Newsmax, the Daily Caller and IBT.

Courts
Appeals court: No constitutional right to change sex on birth certificate in Tennessee

A federal appeals court in Tennessee ruled that people do not have a constitutional right to change the sex on their birth certificate, at least in Tennessee. The case was… Read More

July 19, 2024
Public Education
Chatbot tracking California students fails as questions mount about kids’ privacy

Weeks before the collapse of an artificial intelligence tool tracking California students academically, a whistleblower was raising privacy and other concerns, according to multiple media reports. The AI chatbot was… Read More

July 19, 2024
Culture
University of Kansas sorority gives trans person honorary membership

Members of the Sigma Kappa sorority at the University of Kansas have expressed concern about the admission of a biological man who is transgender into the sorority. Sorority member Sarah… Read More

July 18, 2024
Culture
Army presentation called pro-life groups terrorists

The United States Army has announced it is conducting an official investigation into a training presentation that labeled prominent and distinguished pro-life organizations as “terror groups.” But the independent journalist… Read More

July 16, 2024
Legislation
Progressives in California weaken child sex trafficking bill before advancing it

A bill introduced in the California state Senate that would toughen penalties for sex trafficking children was watered down after activists representing LGBT and minority interests complained it was unfair. Read More

July 15, 2024