A Human Rights Response To Transphobia

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In June I went through the projects of New Zealand anti-transgender group, Speak Up For Women. Turns out, every single one of their stated projects as a women’s lobby group involve trans people. Every. Single. One.

The very first thing I looked at was their response to the PRISM report, issued by the NZ Human Rights Commission. Released in June last year, it was a specific report into the Human…