NYC Satisfaction – 6/25/2023
My identify is Ok. Yang, I’m a former trans rights activist & LGBT non-profit whistleblower. I used to be simply kicked, hit, pushed, mobbed by dozens of individuals in Washington Sq. Park. ♂️ who determine as ♀️ referred to as me “bitch” & assaulted me. @KnownHeretic @bjportraits pic.twitter.com/4J9AaFXSEf
— Cease Feminine Erasure / Ok Yang (@StopXXErasure) June 25, 2023
“Two [men] adopted me calling me a “bitch.” They started to clarify misogyny to me. I used to be referred to as a “cis bitch” by a [man] who claims to be a [woman]. One other begins the gang assault by hitting me, yet one more kicks me from behind. #CisIsASlur“
Lots of you will have possible noticed the countless stream of fear-mongering propaganda force-fed to us by mainstream media retailers, politicians, and NGOs, insisting “assaults” in opposition to the “2SLGBTQ+ group” are on the rise. Within the month main as much as Satisfaction, these claims have been amplified in what has turn into an ongoing warfare in opposition to actuality.
On June 6, the Human Rights Marketing campaign declared a nationwide “state of emergency for LGBTQ+ folks in the USA… following an unprecedented and harmful spike in anti-LGBTQ+ legislative assaults sweeping state homes this yr.”
What they’re referencing isn’t, in actual fact, any precise “assault” — legislative or in any other case — however a sequence of payments handed in varied red states stopping youth from being given dangerous puberty blockers, cross-sex hormones, and surgical procedures on account of a declared “trans” id.
What has occurred is that states like Oklahoma, Iowa, North Dakota, and Kentucky (amongst others) have handed legal guidelines stopping the medical transition of youngsters. This laws protects minors from making adult-influenced selections that trigger irreparable harm, rendering youth sterile earlier than they’ve even had an opportunity to discover intimate relationships and their sexualities. The long run results of those medication are each recognized and unknown, resulting in bone loss, elevated threat of most cancers, and all kinds of different apparent and maybe much less apparent issues associated to interference within the pure, wholesome growth of human our bodies. We don’t have sufficient long run analysis on this type of experimentation to know the extent of the harm, however we do know there may be harm.
The tragic story of Jazz Jennings, whose mom thrust him into the highlight as a “trans youngster,” and who has now undergone 4 “intercourse reassignment” surgical procedures, all of which have resulted in painful complications, ought to have acted as a warning. In the present day, the 22-year-old struggles with eating disorders and despair, and can possible by no means expertise sexual pleasure or be capable to have kids.
You can not merely cease puberty, feed a growing youngster or teen hormones that improve most cancers threat and lead to a bunch of different side-effects in adults, and assume no dangerous repercussions for youth. But, that’s what these NGOs insist, claiming these remedies are “life-saving” and medically crucial, and that legal guidelines limiting these interventions represent an “assault” on “LGBTQ+ folks.”
The response to this laws has been hyperbolic, to say the least, suggesting that youngsters feeling confused or troubled by their altering our bodies and entry into maturity flee their hometowns in the hunt for states that can permit these interventions.
An HRC guidebook directs youth of their choice to depart their houses for “pleasant states” that permit minors to change their IDs and our bodies, no questions requested, and encourage them to seek out their “chosen households,” described as “people who find themselves in your life, not due to organic ties, however for love and help, to have a good time you and make it easier to it doesn’t matter what.”
This sort of rhetoric is frequent to trans activists, who typically suggest youth figuring out as trans abandon their “non-supportive” households (labelled “abusive” for failing to encourage transition) for a “chosen household,” who help and validate their transition. “Come speak to me about your secrets and techniques — your mother and father don’t actually love or perceive you, however I do” ought to be handled as a pink flag of epic proportions, however inside trans activism is normalized.
Furthermore, the irony of describing a “dizzying patchwork of discriminatory state legal guidelines which have created more and more hostile and harmful environments for LGBTQ+ folks” turns into clearly wealthy after we have a look at how girls are handled by these teams. Prior to now 5 odd years, girls and ladies haven’t solely misplaced the best to women-only areas — together with change rooms, shelters, and prisons — and misplaced the best to compete on truthful grounds, amongst females, in sport, however have misplaced the best to talk out about this. Ladies who’ve challenged gender id laws and coverage have been fired, assaulted, censored, threatened, blackballed, ostracized, deplatformed, and banned from social media.
And all this has been perpetrated in opposition to girls with impunity whereas being gaslit into oblivion by public officers, the media, establishments, companies, progressives, activists, NGOs, and human rights organizations. We’re instructed over and over that it isn’t girls, however the “LGBTQ group” who’re underneath assault and in dire want of our help.
Nonetheless, yesterday, GLAAD, a non-profit initially based to combat for homosexual rights (lately expanded to advocate the LGBTQ cultural revolution) printed an open letter calling on Instagram, Fb, YouTube, TikTok, and Twitter to “Cease the circulate of anti-trans hate and malicious disinformation about trans healthcare.” Signed by a dizzying variety of celebrities reminiscent of Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, Haley Bieber, Elliot (nee Ellen) Web page, and Jamie Lee Curtis, the letter claims “Harmful posts (each content material and advertisements) created and circulated by high-follower anti-LGBTQ hate accounts focusing on transgender, nonbinary, and gender non-conforming individuals are thriving throughout your platforms, instantly leading to terrifying real-life hurt.
The letter labels “misgendering and deadnaming” as “hate speech,” claiming that accurately sexing people or daring to acknowledge a reputation change is “utilized to bully and harass distinguished public figures whereas concurrently expressing hatred and contempt for trans folks and non-binary folks usually.”
By framing pushback in opposition to and dialogue of the harms of transing youngsters as “disinformation and hate,” and claiming refusal to name males girls as “harmful,” GLAAD is ready to demand censorship, insisting these social media firms “urgently take motion to guard trans and LGBTQ customers in your platforms (together with defending us from over-enforcement and censorship).”
It’s all very pressing. An emergency. Individuals are dying due to true statements and free speech. Not any actual folks, however definitely folks in our imaginations. Both method, we aren’t used to being challenged and it’s triggering.
“Whereas it is vital that we take the chance to acknowledge the hard-earned victories of the Satisfaction motion, we should proceed pushing again on the sharp rise in anti-trans hate and anti-2SLGBTQI+ laws, protests at drag occasions, the banning of academic books in colleges, and calls in opposition to elevating the Satisfaction flag.”
She adopted this assertion with the announcement that the Liberal authorities can be “transferring ahead with the event of a brand new Motion Plan to Fight Hate – that can handle hate confronted by 2SLGBTQI+ communities and, particularly, hate confronted by trans folks.”
The place is the Canadian authorities’s motion plan to handle the silencing, marginalization, and harassment of girls who communicate up about their sex-based rights and about organic actuality? The place is our “feminist” Prime Minister on girls’s rights and the precise assaults perpetrated in opposition to feminine inmates by the violent male criminals he has allowed to be transferred to feminine prisons?
Justin Trudeau’s authorities didn’t cease with an motion plan. On June 5, Ien introduced that the federal government can be pledging $1.5million in “emergency funding to make sure Satisfaction festivals keep secure throughout Canada.”
Protected from what? The place is the emergency?
Half of the inhabitants are shedding their rights with none real public session or debate, and the federal government leaps to motion, pouring cash right into a pattern that’s already essentially the most well-funded advertising and marketing marketing campaign I’ve seen in my life.
In the present day, Satisfaction is a corporate-sponsored occasion that’s celebrated as if it’s the nationwide faith. Dissent is unacceptable, however even when it have been allowed, who’s attacking Satisfaction-goers? Nothing of the type has been reported, nor was something of the type even threatened. What I did see was a lone girl mobbed by deranged, violent Satisfaction fanatics, enraged that anybody would dare problem their religion.
I might, frankly, by no means attend considered one of these items out of worry of being assaulted or worse, so clearly Yang is braver than I. We must always all be enraged on the lack of help for ladies and girls’s voices from these in energy, who dare mislead our faces whereas we undergo the implications.