I’m sure that the far right is going to use this story in the war currently being conducted on transgender rights in both Canada and the United States.
Transgender Defense: ‘Donna’ Says ‘Doug’ Is the Spokane Serial Killer
In fact, LifeSite has already picked up on the story:
Transsexual accused of serial . . . → Read More: The Cracked Crystal Ball II: No, Transition Does Not Absolve You Of Your Past
After originally saying that it would not fund genital reassignment surgery, the Nova Scotia government has now said that it would extend health care funding coverage for the procedure.
Health Minister Dave Wilson is quoted as saying, “This is the right thing to do.”
I’ve written previously about why GRS is recognized as being medically . . . → Read More: Dented Blue Mercedes: Nova Scotia Extends Health Care Coverage for Reassignment Surgery
I’m going to be writing about transition regrets and/or reversal of transition (sometimes from folks who remain trans-identified). Before I do, though, it seemed necessary to finish and put this article out there, as it lays the groundwork. I’d written about the decision to be non-operative previously, and had intended to leave it at that, . . . → Read More: Dented Blue Mercedes: The non-operative word is not “sorry.”
The Alberta Government has announced that it will be reinstating health care funding for sex reassignment surgery (often called gender reassignment surgery, and abbreviated as GRS by the province and its clinicians), effective June 15th.
In the recent provincial election, Premier Alison Redford was returned to power by an electorate that appears to have been . . . → Read More: Dented Blue Mercedes: Alberta reinstates funding for Sex Reassignment Surgery