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Canadian Man Slapped with Steep Fine for ‘Misgendering’ a Male

In 2017, during a British Columbia election, Canadian William “Bill” Whatcott distributed flyers informing voters that a local candidate for Parliament, Morgane Oger, who presented as a woman, was actually a biological male called Ronan Oger.

Today’s pro-LGBT culture would call that “misgendering,” which so far in America is still not a crime. But for reporting the truth to Canadians, Whatcott was arrested, jailed, and fined $55,000 for committing a “hate crime” by the British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal, $35,000 of which will be paid to Oger as compensation for injury to her dignity, feelings, and self‐respect” and $20,000 to Oger for “improper conduct.” Plus, Whatcott was ordered to cease and desist from doing anything like this again.

“The Supreme Court of Canada has long held that freedom of expression is the lifeblood of democracy,”  protested John Carpay, president of the Justice Center for Constitutional Freedom, which defended Whatcott. In his column for LifeSiteNews, Michael L. Brown completed Carpay’s line of reasoning by adding, “But not when it crosses the lines of transgender activism. Freedom halts there.”

Americans were warned against complacency in a statement made by the Catholic news website Mass Resistance: “Whatcott’s ‘offence’ [sic] is still considered perfectly legal in the United States. But for how long? (We are already seeing private censorship regarding transgenderism on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Vimeo!) Passage of the pending federal ‘Equality Act’ (H.R. 5) will insert ‘gender identity protections’ throughout federal law.”

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Study Shows Cross-Sex Hormones Cause Heart Problems

According to a January study from the Netherlands, administering cross-sex hormones (giving estrogen to gender-confused boys and testosterone to gender-confused girls) is not the safe solution the medical community and trans activists have been touting for those with gender dysphoria.

The long-term effects of using this kind of sex-change therapy can lead to increased risk of heart attack, stroke, and deep vein thrombosis. Men transitioning to a female appearance through cross-sex hormones suffered more than twice as many heart attacks as women, and nearly twice as many strokes and 4.5 times as many deep vein clots as men not seeking to transition their appearance. While the researchers found no statistical differences with respect to strokes and deep vein clots for women transitioning to a male appearance, they did find those women suffered almost four times as many heart attacks as did women not “transitioning.”

A 2018 George Washington University study also found a connection between this kind of hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease.

In a related development, Brown University has reposted a virtually unchanged 2018 study by Dr. Lisa Littman that showed rapid onset gender dysphoria was merely a psychological condition triggered by peer pressure rather than biology. Brown University was pressured by trans activists to take the research down as part of a post-publication review.

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Too Scared to Have Kids Because of Climate Change

While many liberals say no to having kids as a “pro-choice” decision, a group of about 60 British women and men have banded together and vowed not to have children as an environmental response.

The movement, called BirthStrike, founded by 33-year-old Blythe Pepino, has decided “not to bear children due to the severity of the ecological crisis and the current inaction of governing forces in the face of this existential threat.”

Group member Alice Brown says, “I am depressed every day because of the ecological crisis and I’m terrified of passing this burden on to a child . . . I’m 24 and instead of dreaming about my career and family, I’m burdened with the disease we’ve created. My decision not to have a child I truly feel is a necessity not a choice.”

This hopelessness brought on by the fear of an overwhelming impending extinction-level event is what can happen when humanism as the basis of one’s belief system fails. But when our hope is in the providence of a sovereign God who loves the world He created, denying His creational mandate to be fruitful and multiply cannot be the answer.

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Indian Man Plans to Sue in Strange Birth-Without-Consent Case

Mumbai businessman Raphael Samuel, 27, plans to bring a lawsuit against his parents, who are both lawyers, claiming that he never gave them consent to be born and asking to be paid for the rest of his life for the trouble of dealing with life’s “suffering.”

Though he admits consent cannot be determined with an unborn child, he says he owes his parents nothing because it wasn’t his decision to be born.

Sound crazy? Well, not to an anti-natalist, who believes life is so miserable that procreation should stop. Says Samuel, who can be seen on YouTube with fake beard and sunglasses, “There’s no point to humanity. So many people are suffering. If humanity is extinct, Earth and animals would be happier. They’ll certainly be better off. Also, no human will then suffer. Human existence is totally pointless.”

Even stranger, his mother admires her son for the lawsuit. In her statement, Kavita Karnad Samuel says, “I must admire my son’s temerity to want to take his parents to court knowing both of us are lawyers . . . I’m very happy that my son has grown up into a fearless, independent-thinking young man. He is sure to find his path to happiness.”

So far Samuel has not found a lawyer to take up his case.

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Disneyland to Hold First ‘Pride’ Event in Paris

While Disney’s American theme parks in Florida and California have hosted “Gay Day” events since as early as 2007 and Disneyland Paris has held unofficial gay-friendly events since 2014, on June 1, Disneyland Paris will host Disney’s first official “Magical Pride” event to honor Gay Pride Month. The event encourages patrons to “dress like a dream, feel fabulous and experience Walt Disney Studios Park like never before—loud, proud, and alive with all the colors of the rainbow.”

Disney’s upcoming film Jungle Cruise will feature an openly homosexual character for the first time. The film is slated for an October release.

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