Targeting gender identity for conversion therapy is just as wrong as targeting sexual orientation

Florence Ashley
Nov 17, 2018 · 8 min read

Gender identity can’t be changed

Being trans isn’t harmful

Trans affirmation isn’t gay conversion therapy

Conversion therapy is a common enemy of trans and queer people

Florence Ashley

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Transfeminine activist based in Tio’tia:ke (also known as Montreal) and LL.M. candidate at McGill University.

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