A Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminist Confesses

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Jane Latimer recorded a confessional after leaving the gender-critical movement, but those words may be her last.

During my time in the gender-critical movement, I have done things that I am not proud of. I ridiculed trans people of all races, ages, and genders saying that their identities were fake, they were confused, or that they weren’t trying hard enough. For a while, maybe the first year or so, I genuinely bought into those ideas. However, as time went on, I realized just how much those things I said sounded like the things I heard when my parents forced me into conversion therapy.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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