Girls must bow to trans rights in new rules for schools

Sep 15, 2019 by

by Nicholas Hellen and Sian Griffiths, The Times: Male pupils who choose to change gender will be allowed to use female changing rooms, a leaked document reveals. New guidelines on transgender pupils for primary and secondary schools in England and Wales have been criticised for “ignoring the rights of girls”. The confidential draft document from the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC), seen by The Sunday Times, is expected to be introduced in October. It seeks to protect not only...

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After Tory pledge to tackle the transgender crisis . . . nothing

Sep 6, 2019 by

by Caroline ffiske, The Conservative Woman: IN September last year, an article in the Times seemed to imply the welcome news that the Conservative Government might be admitting to problems in its approach to transgender issues (see more below). The sorry saga began in January 2016 when the the House of Commons Women and Equalities Select Committee, chaired by former equalities minister Maria Miller, recommended that people should be able to ‘self-identify’ their gender, with legal gender...

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Children being put at risk by transgender books that ‘misrepresent’ medical knowledge, academic claims

Sep 6, 2019 by

by Camilla Turner and Ewan Somerille, Telegraph: Children are being put at risk by transgender books in primary schools that “misrepresent” medical knowledge on puberty blockers, an academic has claimed. Books and lesson plans that are designed educate pupils about transgender issues “fail child safeguarding and conflict with the law”, according to Dr Susan Matthews, an honorary senior research fellow in creative writing at Roehampton University. After analysing a series of books that are...

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Transgenderism’s war on language is a war on truth and reality. Here’s another example

Sep 5, 2019 by

by Jonathon Van Maren, LifeSite: In the current war on biological reality as it pertains to gender, the first intended casualty is language itself. In truly Orwellian fashion, the transgender activists have made tremendous progress on this front—as I pointed out in this space earlier this year, at some point almost the entire news media quietly climbed on board with the transgender agenda, obediently using the pronouns requested (even if they were factually inaccurate) and transforming their...

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A nation of gender-fluid, post-op narcissists

Aug 27, 2019 by

by Casey Chalk, Crisis Magazine: Do you know those people who constantly demands special treatment? The ones who need all kinds of strange allowances, affirmation, appreciation, and recognition—all for just being them? Maybe they’re hypochondriacs. Maybe they’re always shifting their dietary restrictions, despite not having any food allergies. Or maybe they’re old-fashioned compliment-fishers. These people are drains on their families, their friends, and everyone they come in contact with. And...

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Two year waiting times for NHS gender identity clinics, amid unprecented demand

Aug 27, 2019 by

by Laura Donnelly, Telegraph: Record demand for help from NHS gender identity clinics has seen waiting times reach more than two years , an investigation has found. Services said an “unprecedented rise in referrals” meant the time to see a specialist had doubled within a year at Britain’s main centre. The figures show more than 5,700 people waiting for a first appointment at Tavistock and Portman Foundation Trust, an all-time high. Less than a year ago, its average waiting time was just over...

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