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Trans - the new bigotry  [message #73651] Tue, 21 November 2017 18:41 Go to next message

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Location: UK, in Devon
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I watched Jackson's TED talk.I watched it in two places. Both drew bigotry. WHy?

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Re: Trans - the new bigotry  [message #73656 is a reply to message #73651] Thu, 23 November 2017 15:12 Go to previous message

Toe is in the water
Location: New York, upstate
Registered: October 2017
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I think it's just a matter of 'scapegoating', and trans people (as well as Muslim immigrants) are just about the last groups of people that are convenient targets for bigots. 

"Able was I ere I saw Elba"
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