I decided to do this thread to explain why I think repealing the GRA is the only logical solution to the current women’s rights versus trans rights conundrum. Whenever this issue arises, it usually spirals into either ‘not all trans’ or ‘it’s impossible, so let’s not talk about it.’ Here’s why I think we should […]


Petitioning parliament to #repealthegra

As of November 2022, there are three women’s rights petitions in circulation calling upon Parliament to debate biological sex and “gender” in law, and change legislation. (1) “We call upon the Government to repeal the Gender Recognition Act 2004. The Act makes it impossible in practice to keep biological men – who are statistically responsible […]

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An NHS consultation response

The NHS interim service specification public consultation ends on December 4th. I call upon anyone with kids, or who cares about kids, to respond in a manner that calls into question the role of gender identity ideology in evidence-based healthcare. If you have experience of “gender identity” services, as a service user or parent, or if you […]

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On mission creep

Yesterday, counsel for For Women Scotland submitted to the court two technical—but important—truths related to ongoing legal attempts to reconcile women’s rights and ‘trans rights’:  To date, activists, politicians and lawyers have worked together to create concepts whose conclusions are so patently absurd (e.g. it is lawful to incarcerate male prisoners—even those without a GRC—in […]

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on the ghost of goodwin

Having written a piece skimming over the main arguments in favour of retaining the GRA 2004, I note that some gender criticals who favour retention of the Act continue to cite the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) case of Goodwin v United Kingdom 2002 as an impassable obstacle to repeal. I consider this to […]

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A serious proposal to the ladies & gentlemen: the nitty gritty of gra repeal aka the sex secrecy act

Next, I thought it would be worth summarising the headline points arising from a few years’ worth of discussion around GRA repeal. Can we start calling it what it actually is – the Sex Secrecy Act? After all, far from gatekeeping “transition,” that legislation actually enables self-ID. It lets any man, for any reason, access […]

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