However, it’s a mental disorder and should be treated as such. ", Charity worker @MForstater was sacked for stating publicly that transgender women cannot change their biological sex (surely an indisputable statement of scientific fact). The trans community has been hijacked by radicals and fetishists , stop coaxing kids to validate your life choices, kick the radicals out.

J.K. Rowling attends the premiere of "Finding the Way Home" in New York on December 11, 2019. J.K. Rowling, as you noted, is publicly supporting Maya.

I’m just gonna explain my reasoning though. I stand with Maya too. what they believe is that trans people endanger women, which it is not bullshit she got fired. Ever since transgender women starting competing in biological women’s sports, not only do they break records by massive margins, ITS DANGEROUS. The end of theThe decade Decade pic.twitter.com/Th4ob7x63Z. Hell I don't want children but if I wanted them or if I change my mind then I want my couple to be able of doing it. I disagree with a lot of what you just wrote, but you're dead right on this. That is the definition of creating a hostile work environment, JK Rowling at JK Rowling atThe start of vs. Forstater stood by her sentiments: "I accept everybody's gender identity, I just do not believe it overrides their sex. I feel bad for children now. And Thank you JK Rowling for starting the debate. Maya Forstater was a tax expert working at the Centre for Global Development, a charitable organization. You do not have the horrible physical pain that can come with it, like I’m currently experiencing. it's not that bad. Caster Semenya wasn't kicked out of the sport for having too high testosterone for a woman. It gives judicial license for women and men who speak up for objective truth and clear debate to be subject to aggression, bullying, no-platforming and economic punishment," she said, per The Independent. Does anyone actually have any links to the original tweets that got Maya in hot water? No.

If someone has to get fired for stating what they believe is true then it's little better than the atheist getting fired at his job for saying there is no god. My dating preference hurts no one as long as I treat all people with respect and dignity in daily life.

https://twitter.com/jk_rowling/status/1207646162813100033, Trends Here: https://twitter.com/search?q=%22JK%20Rowling%22&src=trend_click, and here: https://twitter.com/search?q=%23IStandWithMaya&src=trend_click. Then, when I finally plucked up the courage, people would shout at me in the street to tell me I wasn't a "real" woman, making me afraid to go outside for years. It is physically and scientifically impossible. You have your own set of struggles, but I’m sorry. You're not the only one who feels like this, you're part of the silent majority. We have rights too and that includes to be able of date whoever we want. Rowling … Will I ever tell them to their face what I feel they biologically are? It has to be difficult to struggle with that. Her lawyers claimed that had she been successful, she would have established legal protection for people to express their beliefs in the workplace — on either side of the debate — without being discriminated against. Another thing that really drives me up the wall is athletics. Press J to jump to the feed. And you won’t be denied treatments because it may effect your ability to give birth regardless of if you want children or not. I think J K Rowling's views on it were quite sensible, pity that she's now getting so much flak from the very people she championed from the start. Sex is sex & it's determined at birth. They are biological MEN. Call yourself whatever you like. ETC. The part about not wanting a trans woman is the wildest shit to me. You don’t see me screaming about it every single day.

It is very frustrating. The approach is not worthy of respect in a democratic society.”. And then this person comes to add more problems into the equation. J.K. Rowling, as you noted, is publicly supporting Maya.

"But force women out of their jobs for stating that sex is real? Oh intersecting.

Also, they are enforcing the gender roles they claim to hate so much in their own way.

Not recurring to some kind of weird procedure. That's great. Worth mentioning that the idea that she was fired for 'alleging that biological sex was immutable' is a highly contentious claim. Transwomen are transwomen. Agree or disagree with what she actually says, we all should agree, first, before other sub-debates begin, that she has this basic human right. This is fantastic to hear. Given the nature of her views, many people find Maya and those who support Maya transphobic. But many of her fans expressed dismay and outrage at what they deemed was an anti-transgender stance.

When I was little, my dream was to one day ask you how people like me would have been accomodated for in hogwarts..I'm afraid that my dreams might have been crushed if I ever got that chance. I’m a woman that doesn’t fit the American definition of female, which is true for a lot of women honestly. I feel bad for trans people, I really do.

You physically cannot. I think that's all this is. The Human Rights Campaign specifically called out Rowling with its Twitter response. Also, transmen can get hysterectomies as young as 17, but they refuse to give me one at the age of 25 despite crippling endometriosis and severe periods that leave me passing out every time I stand up. #IStandWithMaya #ThisIsNotADrill.". Why would a tax expert spend her time talking about controversial things on her social media under her real name? You will not have these. The response on twitter was instant, and equally divided, as "JK Rowling is a TERF" — Trans-Exclusionary Radical Feminist — began trending. Eventually as I got older I still liked those things but I never questioned my gender. BIGGER HEARTS. Some, such as "Father Ted" creator Graham Linehan applauded her for what he insisted was standing up for women's rights. I want a real dick and it is not wrong for me to say that. The Harry Potter came under heavy fire from people accusing her of transphobia, after she tweeted her support for a woman who was sacked for posting a gender-critical tweet. When the Centre for Global Development decided not to renew her contract, she took the case to the employment tribunal, which became a test case on whether such "gender-critical" views — that there are only two biologically-defined sexes — were a protected philosophical belief under the UK's 2010 Equality Act.

You can't fire someone for believing in simple biology. You don’t have ovaries, and a uterus. Caster has PAIS (partial androgen insensitivity syndrome). Get Toofab breaking news sent right to your browser! Anyway, you're right. Cookies help us deliver our Services. she's already one of the most inclusive people out there. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the TrueOffMyChest community, Press J to jump to the feed. People's dating preference is none of anyone else's business. And I’m just tired of it. And those calling JK terf, and c*nt etc, thank you for revealing yourselves to the world for all to see, as before people wouldn't believe us when we said so much hate against women is out there, but you all came out, you couldn't resist, so I'd again thank you.