OutRight Action International's executive director Jessica Stern responses to article published in Openly News on the anti-gender movement that manipulates seemingly feminist language to advocate for the exclusion of transgender people.
It is ironic that the opinion piece written by Angela Wild was published on April 12 – the same day the ban on trans people serving in the United States military came into force. The language and reasoning used by Wild echoes strongly that used to ban trans people from the military and points to the fact that groups like hers, “Get the L out”, align with movements leading the charge against gender equality and LGBT+ people around the world.
Read the full article: https://www.openlynews.com/i/?id=551683fe-98c0-46dd-b007-82188911667e
Colleagues at Organizando Trans Diversidades ( @OTDChile ) translated Jessica's article which can be seen here: https://otdchile.org/opinion-una-nueva-seccion-del-movimiento-anti-genero/.
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Published on April 19, 2019 | OutRight Action International an LGBT human rights organization