THREAD: Ann Sinnott, a founder of the LGB Alliance claims she wants to protect youths from transitioning

She doesn't believe it is abusive to breastfeed a 16 y/o

How many 16 year olds WANT to suck their parent's breast?


Those who breastfeed are often shamed by society for doing so "too long". This is wrong. Get your nose out of their business, weirdo.

But when the kid can drive to Tesco to buy milk with money from their job and they are still being breastfed?

That probably isn't their choice.
Also she believes that lesbians are being pushed to extinction by...trans people being a thing despite the fact that research suggests more people than EVER before are identifying as a lesbian.

This has been rising since 2014.…
The only way the LGB Alliance or Ann Sinnott could claim this is even remotely true is if ALL the gains are gay men. Which feels...implausible. Because that would mean nobody came out as a lesbian in 2018.

Lesbians following us! If you came out in 2018, do say so bellow!
The LGBA and Ann Sinnott want to 'protect' LGB people from transitioning.

Their reasoning is that lesbians are going extinct (SO FALSE)

And also if she saw a late teenager being breastfed she probably wouldn't call social services.

Guess who the media called on for comment?
Thanks to a campaign by the media featuring them, a terrible legal defense and some mysterious anonymous benefactors...trans young people now have to go to court to get medicine here in the UK. Those who fail may risk death.…
So @Telegraph @thetimes @BBCNews @BBCRadio4 and many many others...

...why did you go to Ann Sinnott and the LGB Alliance on these issues when they are wrong about pretty much EVERYTHING?

Don't. We already know why:
If you are a GC person who is asking for evidence to back up our claim that most 16 year old's don't want to be breastfed...

...then you clearly have your finger on the pulse of today's youth and you are clearly providing valuable perspective on this most important issue.
Pretty much everything here got sent to us by our followers at various points.

Thanks for sending us all these informative things! If you see something you think we would be interested in, just tweet it at us!

Unless you are Ann Sinnott. Just...keep your distance please?
Just saying, Government minister for women & equalities @trussliz and celebrated portrayor of anti-Semitic caricatures and grateful slave races @jk_rowling both follow the LGB Alliance. Because of course they do.
We are not saying that Ann Sinnott is an abuser.

We are saying that she likens young people medically transitioning under doctors to abuse whilst failing to spot potential abuse right in front of her.

Because she did that and then defended it in the Guardian 10 years ago.

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Let me say it again.


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