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So, I've waded through the Evangelical Alliance's new pastoral "guidelines" for interacting with trans people (ughh, the things I do to expose #transphobic #ciswits to the world), and let's just say it's time to tear this particular sh*t-bag a new hole.

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So, straight off the bat, first page of text, the use of #language is . . . well, yeah, see for yourself:

"It is important to remember that transgender is not simply an issue to be debated;" - p5, #Transformed

*sigh*

When such language gets reinforced by insisting...

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Brilliant to hear that the deadline for the #GRAConsultation has been extended. You now have until *midday on Monday* to respond. For more information on how to respond there are some great guides out there.
Here is a handy step-by-step guide from @stonewalluk on how to #ComeOutForTransEquality bit.ly/RespondToGRA
We also love this guide from @Welevelupuk to complete the #GRAConsultation in three minutes 👍 act.welevelup.org/surveys/11/
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Trans rights are under threat, but it isn’t from women. (Thread)

As the #GRAConsultation comes to a close, I call on Parliamentarians to wake up to the dangers of complacency and relying on assumptions. [1/19]
consult.education.gov.uk/government-equ…
Tagging in the Minister for Women and Equalities @PennyMordaunt,
and key members of opposition parties:
Labour @DawnButlerBrent,
SNP @AngelaCrawley30,
LibDem @LorelyBurt,
DUP @little_pengelly,
Plaid Cymru @LSRPlaid, and
Green @CarolineLucas [2/19]
You must challenge us. I say “us” because I am a transgender myself. All political campaigners must be held to account or we lose touch with reality.

You Will Do Whatever We Say! [3/19]
broadly.vice.com/en_us/article/…
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Complex PTSD is when you want to go out for a walk but can't go anywhere alone. And your friend offers to come with you and you cry with gratitude.
Complex PTSD is when your headphones break and so you can't leave the house until you get new ones, because they signal you don't want to be approached and you don't want to hear any one talking to you in the street.
Complex PTSD is waking up in the night and every shadow is a man standing over you and he's going to rape you. You are frozen, dripping with sweat and can only sob till the shadows disappear.
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