Transgender Children: A discussion

Nov 29, 2019 by

by Toby Young and Stephanie Davies-Arai, Civitas: Children registering as ‘transgender’ – that the gender they feel themselves to be is at odds with their biological sex – is a growing phenomenon. Applications by children wanting to change their gender by deed poll have leapt in recent years, as have referrals to the Tavistock, the only NHS clinic specialising in this subject. This publication features two short essays – one by Toby Young, the other by Stephanie Davies-Arai – considering...

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The Left Claims There’s An ‘Epidemic’ Of Anti-Trans Hate Crimes. They’re Lying. Here Are The Facts.

Nov 28, 2019 by

by Matt Walsh, Daily Wire: We’ve reached a point where even statistics can be bigoted and hateful. That’s why journalist Andy Ngo was recently suspended from Twitter — he reported verifiable, statistically based facts. Ngo received the punishment from the social media site after he attempted to correct misinformation from Chelsea Clinton. The former First Daughter decided to ring in this year’s “Transgender Day of Remembrance” by spreading the outrageous and dangerous, yet exceedingly common,...

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This inexcusable Tory silence on the trans controversy

Nov 27, 2019 by

by Caroline ffiske, The Conservative Woman: ONE thing keeping many women awake at night is the issue of gender identity. We’re concerned that something we didn’t even know existed ten years ago, has gone mainstream and is damaging our lives and the lives of our children. We are worried that teaching kids in primary school that they have their own inner gender identity, unanchored to their biological sex, which they need to discover for themselves (it may be any one of a hundred) may be highly...

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A boy in a dress is just a boy in a dress

Nov 26, 2019 by

by Debbie Hayton, UnHerd: As a trans woman I’m horrified by the pressure we’re putting on children to choose their gender. As a child of the 1970s, I can still recall the trauma of watching Elvis Costello jab his finger at me as he sang “Called careers information; have you got yourself an occupation?” My dreams of becoming an astronaut had already evaporated by then and I feared I needed to make a hasty decision before I was conscripted into Oliver’s Army — or worse. A generation...

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Trans Watch – a dispatch from the gender minefield

Nov 25, 2019 by

by Caroline ffiske, The Conservative Woman: THINGS have felt worse this past week. The ideology that our biological sex is irrelevant and an inner gender identity determines whether we are man or woman continues to force its way into our institutions and our lives. John Lewis has confirmed that customers may use whichever changing rooms make them feel comfortable. I pity the staff who have to go along with this. Of course, generally life will go on as before; we mustn’t overstate the threat....

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Pushback: Bishops fight church‘s transgender celebrations

Nov 24, 2019 by

fro Stock Daily Dish: As many as 10 Anglican bishops are urging the Church of England to rethink a plan to promote transgender-affirmation events in its churches. the opposing bishops, led by Bishop of Wakefield Rt. Rev. Tony Robinson, are proposing a conscience clause for those who object. the Church of England issued advice to churches to hold events similar to baptismal services for people announcing a gender change. Bishop of Blackburn Rt. Rev. Julian Henderson is backing the move. “This...

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