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Anti-Trans Bathroom Bills Have Nothing to Do With Privacy and Everything To Do With Fear and Hatred


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Anti-Trans Bathroom Bills Have Nothing to Do With Privacy and Everything To Do With Fear and Hatred

James Esseks

If social conservatives in Tennessee get their way, the state will soon become the second in the nation to use the coercive power of the government to force people into bathrooms that violate their very sense of self or risk punishment. Legislation targeting trans students pending in both houses in the state’s legislature would require public school and university studen


#2

There are, literally, millions of non-gendered bathrooms all over the world, including in the USA, used by millions of people of all genders, daily.


#3

I could see a political cartoon with 3 doors.

They are marked this way:

Men's restroom------ Women's restroom------ ?-----

(Anyone who doesn't fall under the conventional gender definition can use the 3rd Way Door.)


#6

Apparently you are not aware, or you intentionally ignore, the very real violence that trans people are subjected to by hateful fearful bigots.

In a climate of direct physical violence, as well as internal family violence against trans people, the rolling out of these socially stigmatizing and criminalizing projects is of great significance to the targets, and to people who love them, and to anyone who gives a shit about humanity.

Your obvious personal distaste for trans people is the actual issue you should work on.


#9

Speaking of non sequitur:

Can you tell me about any trans person that you have a relationship with?