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vigilance and education

if you wanted to see why transgender people need to educate themselves on how their situation is understood and perceived at the scientific, governmental and societal level, look no further than the video below for confirmation.

You won't be able to educate ideologically driven people like the woman arguing against Allyson Robinson during the interview but it's good to have the facts in hand when people accuse you of being mental ill. To her credit, Ms Robinson does a fine job of remaining calm when dealing with the profound level of ignorance of her fellow debater who seems to stem from the earth is flat crowd. As Allyson points out, her detractor might have been happy to fight for segregation back in the day and I find it hard to argue with that suggestion.

To insinuate that young children might be psychologically harmed though being taught by a transgender teacher is bad enough but to somehow incorporate the issue of genitalia into the discussion points to how low some of these individuals purporting to speak for family values will go.

The mind boggles.

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