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I’m Dora. I’m 46 and a transgender woman. All of these things are true, and they will remain true, whether you approve or agree.

Four years ago, I was diagnosed with gender dysphoria. This was after two long sessions of analysis with a psychiatrist. I had been referred to him by my GP. The psychiatrist in turn referred me to a Gender Identity Clinic.

In the UK, these clinics provide assessment, support and treatment for those suffering from gender dysphoria. …


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Just as human progress has been marked by long periods of stupidity interrupted by the occasional scientific breakthrough, so the life of the cricket punter occasionally features astounding technological revelations that make us shake our heads in wonder at how we coped in the old days.

Until today I had not believed that it was possible to be working on a Word document while watching a live stream without the magic picture box disappearing every time you tapped the keyboard. …


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Paul Joseph Goebbels was the original Youtube grifter. In post war Germany, there was no money in one-on-one hate mongering. In those days the big rewards were in politics. But the basic model was the same. To gain power, Goebbels used the tools that he had; speeches, radio, posters and newspapers, to provoke hatred, fear, anger and disgust, twisting and manipulating prejudices and fanning the flames of smouldering human bigotry.

In 2020, Goebbels would have had it easy. He would have loved social media. All you need now is a web cam, a complete lack of self respect and a willingness to spew bile to order. Goebbels would be on the pantheon of the Most Blocked, along with Katie Hopkins, Mike Cernovitch, Tomi Lahren, Charlie Kirk, that Prison Planet guy, and Ben Shapiro. …

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