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Re: should people be allowed to self-identify?

June 9th, 2018, 6:41 am

this is a high school girls' track meet in CT
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Re: should people be allowed to self-identify?

June 9th, 2018, 10:07 am

ppauper wrote:
this is a high school girls' track meet in CT
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Ummm - there are colored people there, which is probably bad. Beyond that, at least on my phone, I don’t have the resolution to make out anything else, like genitals, which I assume is info-f*cking-wars’ real issue.
 
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Re: should people be allowed to self-identify?

June 9th, 2018, 10:25 am

bearish wrote:
ppauper wrote:
this is a high school girls' track meet in CT
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Ummm - there are colored people there, which is probably bad. Beyond that, at least on my phone, I don’t have the resolution to make out anything else, like genitals, which I assume is info-f*cking-wars’ real issue.

I don't share your view that "colored people"  are "bad." (is it ok to say "colored" nowadays?)
The first two finishers are trans and have a noticeably different build to the other competitors in the race
 
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Re: should people be allowed to self-identify?

June 9th, 2018, 10:39 pm

Even on my large Mac screen, not a chance. I obviously don't deny what is depicted, nor that it is a thorny issue, but the illustration doesn't quite do it for me.
 
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June 13th, 2018, 4:33 pm

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