Social Media, Schools, and the Secret Rise of Transgender Children: The New ‘Social Contagion’.
A new “social contagion” has quietly crept into homes to infect and transform children, some parents say. It was given a name in a 2018 study: rapid-onset gender dysphoria.
Parent January Littlejohn told The Epoch Times, “What I’ve come to understand is these kids claiming transgender identities out of the blue have no idea of the scope or scale of what they are saying, things they are asking for in terms of hormones and surgery. It’s like they’re asking to get a nose ring or their hair dyed or a piece of clothing they know their parents are going to reject.
“In many ways, this has become a new source of teenage rebellion, but the long-term consequences are much more severe.” Read more
UK police roll out rainbow-colored squad cars to combat ‘hate crime,’ promote LGBT agenda.
The ideological move by the UK police has sparked backlash, even among the communities they seek to appease.
While Cooke said the rainbow colors are “there to give confidence to our LGBT+ community” as well as “other underrepresented groups,” Farrow argued that “Far from inspiring confidence, the sight of the LGBT rainbow flag evokes a sense of dread and undermines important public confidence in the police, who can no longer be seen as impartial.” Read more
While government restrictions reduced general US health services over the last year, sex change surgeries grew by 12%.
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, young women with gender dysphoria are having their breasts removed in order to present as male in record numbers. Despite access to many forms of healthcare being limited in 2020, sex change surgeries on both males and females rose by 12%, from 14,602 in 2019 to 16,353 in 2020. As one observer noted, these numbers do not include the surgeries, mastectomies, and trans treatments done by other medical professionals, either. Read more