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Sunday, October 21, 2018

Thought for the Day

The British justice system put a rapist in a women’s prison because he claimed to be female though he is an unaltered male. There he sexually assaulted four women prisoners.
In its reporting of this case the Guardian uses “she” and “her” throughout to refer to him.


  1. Happened in Australia a few years ago, too. And then there was the Toronto women's shelter that allowed a transwoman to sexually assault several of the women. (Because that's just what the women in a shelter need, more trauma.)

    Anyone who thinks the US is bad should go have a look at the Saxon Yoke (to give the Commonwealth its proper name).

  2. Tut, tut, tut. You do not have your Victim Hierarchy straight. That makes you think that the lower down people actually have rights next to the higher up people.

  3. I guess there won't always be an England. Too bad.

    1. English hands are far from clean when it comes to utopian politics and politicized pseudoscience like "social constructionism". They cut this rod for their own backs.

  4. Well, you know, you can't make an omelet without breaking some eggs. . .

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