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GRA Reform

The UK can’t ignore Scotland’s gender recognition Bill

On Monday* we learned that Gender Recognition Certificates (GRCs) issued in Scotland might not be accepted in England and Wales. Last month Scotland passed its contentious Gender Recognition Reform Bill, which means that anyone over the age of 16 can legally change their gender after three months, even if they don’t have a diagnosis of gender dysphoria.  

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Les transsexuels soutiennent Reem Alsalem sur les réformes écossaises de reconnaissance du genre

Un collectif de personnes transsexuelles s’est adressé à Reem Asalem — la rapporteuse spéciale des Nations Unies sur la violence contre les femmes, ses causes et ses conséquences — à propos de sa récente intervention concernant les propositions du gouvernement écossais sur la Réforme de la reconnaissance du genre (gender Rcognition Reform). J’ai organisé cette démarche. Voici l’intégralité de notre lettre.

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GRA Reform

Nicola Sturgeon is revealing an appalling naivety over trans rights

Her plan would compromise the rights of women and undermine the safeguarding of children
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GRA Reform

Transsexuals support Reem Alsalem on Scottish Gender Recognition Reforms

A group of transsexuals wrote to Reem Asalem – the United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences – regarding her recent intervention on the Scottish Government proposals for Gender Recognition Reform. The letter was organised by me. Here is our letter in full,

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GRA Reform

Gender Recognition Reform (Scotland) Bill – Submission

My written submission to the Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee of the Scottish Parliament on 15 May 2022.
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La Ley de Reconocimiento de Género de Escociano no ayudará a las personas trans

La factura de hoy* es tan mala como se temía
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GRA Reform

Scotland’s Gender Recognition Act won’t help trans people

Today’s* bill is as bad as feared
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GRA Reform

Women are right to worry about reform of the Gender Recognition Act

If anyone can change their legal sex – just because they want to – then what it means to be a woman becomes no more than a feeling in a man’s head. No wonder that a growing number of women are concerned about the Scottish Government’s proposed reform of the Gender Recognition Act.

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Children Education

Scotland’s new transgender guidance is a safeguarding nightmare

On Thursday, teachers planning residential trips were told that it was just fine for teenagers of the opposite sex to share a room. 

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Legal

Marion Millar and Scotland’s growing hostility to women

Women in Scotland are angry. Yesterday [20 July 2021*], hundreds gathered by the McLennan Arch on Glasgow Green where their sense of betrayal was palpable.