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Trans advocates called for Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert to resign over his comments, saying they showed “an alarming level of incompetence in his misinformed attacks on the state’s proposed birth certificate reform.”
“We didn’t find a lot of evidence of actual material discrimination that would be of concern”
“LGBTI communities spoke of the stress and mental health pressures placed on teachers who felt compelled to hide their identity from colleagues and students.”
“There is no example when it would be in the best interests of a child to be expelled just because of who they are.”
“Freedom needs to be protected – including and especially the right to dissent from the rainbow gender-fluid world view,” Lyle Shelton said.
“I used to mime to the song “Sugar Sugar” by The Archies when I was little. So when I grew up I became Candy.”
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New guidance says the Church “welcomes and encourages the unconditional affirmation of trans people, equally with all people, within the body of Christ, and rejoices in the diversity of that body”
Hart initially refused to apologise for his tweets, many of which included the slur “fag”, while in another Hart suggested he would break a doll house over his son’s head if he ever played with one.
The officers, who joined in kicking the 33-year-old while he was on the ground, are currently facing charges of inflicting harm resulting in death.
Ratelband has said that “transgenders can now have their gender changed on their birth certificate, and in the same spirit there should be room for an age change”.
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