Ep 659 | How the Fertility & Gender Industries Exploit Girls for Profit | Guest: Jennifer Lahl

Today we're joined by one of your favorite guests, Jennifer Lahl, president of The Center for Bioethics and Culture and documentary filmmaker, to discuss the surrogacy industry, why it's in the news, and how women are being targeted to sell their eggs. The rates of single men buying surrogate children have grown significantly in the past few years – Jennifer breaks down why this raises some red flags. We also discuss how this crosses over into gender theory and the exploitation of young people. Jennifer's upcoming documentary, "The Detransition Diaries: Saving Our Sisters," dives into stories of de-transitioning and the medical industry's harm on young people and women's fertility, and you can support it here! --- Today's Sponsors: Good Ranchers — change the way you shop for meat today by visiting GoodRanchers.com/ALLIE & use promo code 'ALLIE' to save $30 off your order, get free express shipping, and donate life-changing food to kids in need! Annie's Kit Clubs — all subscriptions are month-to-month, & you can cancel anytime! Go to AnniesKitClubs.com/ALLIE & get your first month 75% off! HealthyCell — get 20% off your first order at HealthyCell.com/ALLIE, use promo code 'ALLIE'! Patriot Mobile — go to PatriotMobile.com/ALLIE or call 972-PATRIOT & use promo code 'ALLIE' to get free activation! Blaze Socks — get your Blaze patriotic socks at BlazeSocks.com, use promo code 'ALLIESOCKS'! --- Today's Links: NY Post: “I just Gave Birth to a Baby for Strangers I Met On Instagram” https://nypost.com/2022/08/03/influencer-has-a-baby-for-strangers-she-met-on-instagram/?utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_medium=SocialFlow&utm_source=NYPTwitter Forbes: “Elon Musks’s babies were conceived via IVF and Surrogacy - Is it the future of reproduction?” https://www.forbes.com/sites/alexzhavoronkov/2022/07/27/elon-musk-and-other-billionaires-make-their-babies-via-ivf-and-surrogatesis-it-a-future-of-reproduction/?sh=652c75b91cf0 Cosmopolitan: “Social Media is encouraging young women to become egg donors - but is it actually a good idea?” https://www.cosmopolitan.com/uk/body/health/a40703647/egg-donor-uk/ Daily Mail: "Two-thirds of applications from single people to become the parent of a surrogate child are done by men, figures show" https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10631893/Two-thirds-applications-single-people-parent-surrogate-child-men.html Today: "Ricky Martin on having more kids: 'I have a couple of embryos waiting for me'" https://www.today.com/parents/ricky-martin-having-more-kids-i-have-couple-embryos-waiting-t199932 --- Previous Episodes Mentioned: Ep 552 | "Big Fertility" & the Truth Behind The Surrogacy Industry | Guest: Jennifer Lahl https://apple.co/3BXAzZs Ep 554 | IVF, Embryo Adoption, & Surrogacy: Answering the Hard Questions | Guest: Jennifer Lahl https://apple.co/3dsq1aR --- Buy Allie's book, You're Not Enough (& That's Okay): Escaping the Toxic Culture of Self-Love: https://alliebethstuckey.com/book Relatable merchandise – use promo code 'ALLIE10' for a discount: https://shop.blazemedia.com/collections/allie-stuckey Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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