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Is this the right side of history?
The voice of reason?
Respectful and informed debate?
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Looking online at a lot of what identifies itself as ‘trans activism’ thru the prism of intimate partner abuse ( #coercivecontrol #suicidethreats #gaslighting #narcissism etc) things seem to me to fit a very familiar (& fundamentally womanhating) pattern.

Economic Abuse: making it hard for feminists and lesbians to speak out for fear of losing jobs.

This happens far too often. UK academia, charity sector, civil service... examples abound.

For truly crass examples see #yaniv #oger
Using Male Privilege: where to start?

*having 1000’s of other males vilifying women who stand up 4 their sex-based rights, online & in print

*85% of T-I-M retain male genitalia. Their word goes

*see banker, ‘Pips’ Bunce. Half the week he, half the week she. Wins woman’s award
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1/ So here we go again: a woman's memory of sexual assault is called a "false memory". One push-back may be that Dr. Blasey Ford never forgot the assault and everyone knows "false memory" is about "recovered memory". But this is wrong too (continued).…
2/ It is wrong because memory accuracy and memory persistence are conceptually independent aspects of memory. Freyd, J. J. (1998). Science in the Memory Debate. Ethics & Behavior, 8 (2), 101-113.… (continued)
3/ Many sexual assault survivors do forget all or part of the trauma for some period of time. The forget in sense they cannot consciously recall. Memory can still be present in other senses such as learned fears and habits. (continued)…
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