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Scottish education secretary Shirley-Anne Somerville

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September 2021
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Scottish schools advised to allow children as young as 4 to choose their own gender

Schools in Scotland have been advised to let children – including those as young as four – choose their own gender, but there is no requirement to inform parents. The controversial advice appears in new guidance on ‘supporting transgender young people in schools’ published by the Scottish government. Any pupil who decides they want…

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July 2021
News > International

Spain: Twitter suspends politician’s account for saying men cannot get pregnant

The Twitter account of a politician in Spain was temporarily suspended after he tweeted that a ‘man cannot get pregnant’ because he has ‘no womb or eggs’. Francisco José Contreras was tweeting in response to an article about the first transgender male to have given birth in Spain. The now-deleted tweet said, ‘This is…

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July 2021
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Scottish teaching union promotes play featuring a transgender Jesus

A teaching union in Scotland is set to promoted a play featuring a transgender Jesus in order to ‘celebrate’ LGBT pride at the end of the school year. ‘The Gospel According to Jesus, Queen of Heaven’ is written by Jo Clifford, a man who identifies as a woman. Excerpts from the play are set…

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July 2021
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‘Worthy of respect’ Belief that biological sex cannot change is worthy of respect in a democratic society, judge rules

A woman who lost her job for saying people can’t change their biological sex has won her case on appeal. The appeal judge said the belief that biological sex is fixed and unchangeable is worthy of respect in a democratic society. The decision means people should have more confidence to speak freely about their…

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April 2021
News > Ethics

Book positively reviewed by ET is banned by Amazon

A book which questions the prevailing narrative of the transgender agenda has been banned by online retail giant Amazon. When Harry Became Sally, by Ryan Anderson, was published in 2018 and gained a positive review in the pages of ET. The book ‘exposes the contrast between the media’s sunny depiction of gender fluidity and…

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March 2021
News > International

US: Twitter bans Christian magazine over factual transgender comment

A Christian magazine in America was temporarily suspended by Twitter because of a tweet about President Joe Biden’s nomination of a transgender person for a federal position. The president has nominated Dr Rachel Levine for Assistant Secretary for Health. If appointed, Dr Levine will be America’s first openly transgender federal official. On 19 January, The…

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January 2021
News > Society

Landmark court ruling protects children from dangerous transgender treatments

A landmark ruling in the High Court means children who are confused about their gender are less likely to be harmed by ‘puberty blocker’ drugs. Judges said it was ‘highly unlikely’ children aged 13 and under could ever genuinely consent to hormone blockers, and ‘very doubtful’ 14 and 15-year-olds could do so. The case…

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