The senator asked if he could “go into the ladies’ loo-loo” if he “declared” himself a woman.
“When we hear the leader of the opposition saying ‘gender identity can change a dozen times a day’ she is putting the plight of students who do not identify as cisgender back 100 years.”
“I think it’s hard for people in their teens or early twenties to know what they will want to do in five or ten years’ time—but I think it is important we respect their choices at each stage of their transition”
“Transgender people, regardless of how they identify or appear, should enjoy the gender recognition all persons expect and deserve.”
Flyers have been distributed in Victoria promoting the protest and referring to gender diversity education as sexualising children.
“It’s about celebrating transgender, gender diverse, and non-binary lifestyles and raising awareness to the wider community that we are out there”
Miranda Devine called shorts for girls “cultural Marxism”.
The study found that a region in the brain associated with body image and self-awareness was different in cis and trans people.