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Research shows less than 5% who medically transition detransition, not 80%

A 2006 study on transgender people showed that less than 1% of transgender people regret their decision and detransition. Another, more recent longitudinal study spanning 50 years from the 1960s to its recent publishing date found a 2.2% de-transition rate. ..so why the consistent messaging in politics and social media that over 80% of kids…

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Audio: Vancouver Rape Relief to be excluded for future contracts until it meets City of Vancouver eligibility criteria on inclusion

On March 13, 2019 the Vancouver City Finance and Programs Committee heard from speakers in favour of and opposed to a grant request by Vancouver Rape Relief. This is the audio of the speakers presentations.

The city renewed the grant but listed the organization as ineligible for future funding.

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Episode 3.6 Dismantling the Patriarchy Has to be a Vocal Game with Clayre Sessoms

Originally posted on Secret Feminist Agenda:
Content warning for discussions of sexual assault and transphobia. Like so many good things, this episode started one way and ended up another. I invited Clayre¬†to chat about singing, and we ended up talking about community and harm and silence and what we do (or don’t do) to feel…

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