this newsgroup should be renamed to soc.support.transgender
From Scientific (she/her)@21:1/5 to All on Thu Sep 16 21:06:00 2021
"Transgendered" is such a retro term from 90s and earlier. We are now in
2020 when there are more out trans people than ever before in modern
history and we use the term "being transgender" instead.
Will this newsgroup be renamed to soc.support.transgender to reflect a
change in the used name? 30 years ago was a completely different time in
There is no verifiable evidence that gender dysphoria can be treated in
other ways than transitioning. None whatsoever.
Gender-affirmative trans care *requires* therapy. That is, unless you go
the informed consent route, which you can always refuse to.
Scaring trans people away from transitioning and repressing their
identities *IS* conversion therapy.