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An updated bill in California has introduced the inclusion of “affirming” a child’s sexual transition as a requirement for parental responsibility and child welfare. This means that failing to affirm transgenderism for a child would be considered abusive according to the proposed California State Family Code.

The Biden administration sought to force doctors to perform “gender transition” surgeries — mutilation — and prescribe puberty blockers, cross-sex hormone drugs, and other procedures. Doctors in Florida are now banned from performing life-altering sex change surgeries on children following a groundbreaking vote by the state’s top medical boards. Florida now joins the medical authorities of several European countries including Norway, Finland, Sweden, and the U.K. in concluding that the evidence of so-called “gender-affirming” care, is very poor and the risks are real.

Michigan lawmakers gave final approval to legislation banning so-called conversion therapy for minors. The legislation would prohibit mental health professionals from engaging youths in the scientifically discredited practice of trying to convert people who are LGBTQ+ to heterosexuality and traditional gender expectations.

The American Medical Association, the Children’s Hospital Association, and the American Academy of Pediatrics sent a letter to U.S. attorney general Merrick Garland requesting that the Department of Justice “take swift action to investigate and prosecute” “high-profile users on social media” who have allegedly created a “campaign of disinformation” against children’s hospitals that offer “gender-affirming health care”
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* National legislation *
In North America, a number of individual states have begun to pass laws to ban gender reassignment of minors, which have proven contentious. At the Federal level, however, the US continues to assert that "gender-affirming" care is safe and effective, despite the findings of multiple systematic reviews of evidence that found the benefits of gender transition for minors are highly uncertain, while the risks may be significant. Specifically, if the Endocrine Society's treatment guidelines for gender-dysphoric youth are followed, a minor's future sterility is likely. Other health risks include compromised bone health, altered brain development, cardiovascular complications, and a number of other, as yet unknown, risks.
(Source: "Society for Evidence-Based Gender Medicine")
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* Related resources *
Affirm Your Child or Say Goodbye - Facts Law Truth Justice, LLP - AB 957 will be the gateway by which Child Protective Services, the police, and courts will find a parent abusive who does not affirm their child in order to remove them from their custody and sever the ties between them.

Bill Text - AB-5 The Safe and Supportive Schools Act. - AB-5 “Safe and supportive act” mandates diversity/lgbtq+ training for staff (in Ed code) and tracks those who refuse/or divert- leaving room for censuring.

Bill Will Charge Parents For 'Child Abuse' If They Don't Support Transgenderism - Dems Advance Bill To Charge Parents For 'Child Abuse' If They Don't Support Transgenderism. House Democrats are continuing their work to destroy traditional values in America.

California bill could frame ‘non-affirming’ parents of ‘trans’-identifying kids as abusive, critics say - LifeSite - The newly amended bill’s author previously argued that reaffirming a gender-confused boy or girl’s actual sex amounts to ‘rejecting your child.’

Source: Life Site News | Date: Jun 10, 2023

Canadian Muslim & Christian Parents Protest LGBT Indoctrination - ‘Leave Our Kids Alone!’ Canadian Muslim & Christian Parents Protest LGBT Indoctrination, Children Stomp Trans Flags. Fights break out between 'Protect Trans Kids' protesters and 'Leave Our Kids Alone' protesters.

DOJ warns states against restricting gender-affirming care for children - The agency's letter to state attorneys general hints at legal action if restrictions continue to pass.

Date: Apr 5, 2022

Federal Court Permanently Blocks Bidens Gender Transition Mandate - A federal appeals court has permanently blocked the Biden administration's mandate on doctors and hospitals forcing them to perform gender transition procedures.

Florida Bans Doctors Prescribing Sex Change Treatments for Children - Doctors in Florida are now banned from performing life-altering sex change surgeries on children following a groundbreaking vote by the state's top medical boards.

Source: Slay News | Author: Frank Bergman | Date: Nov 5, 2022

Gender-Affirmation Bill Advances | The Daily Wire - A Republican California lawmaker warned families to escape from the Golden State after legislators advanced a bill on Tuesday that would accuse parents of child abuse if they refuse to “affirm” their children’s so-called gender identity.

Source: The Daily Wire | Date: Jun 14, 2023

Kentucky school district cancels classes, implements remote learning due to Covid scare - The school announced that it would be canceling classes for several days and then shifting to remote learning. It is not clear when in-person classes will start again.

Source: The Post Millennial | Date: Aug 25, 2023

Michigan Legislature approves ban on 'conversion therapy'; for LGBTQ+ minors - Michigan is set to ban so-called conversion therapy for minors after the state Senate sent the legislation to Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer late Tuesday.

Source: AP News | Date: Jun 28, 2023

Suppression Campaign - Christopher F. Rufo - The American Medical Association asks the federal government to prosecute critics of radical gender medicine.

Trans activists storm Kentucky Capitol to protest law prohibiting child sex changes - Under Senate Bill 150, doctors are prohibited from providing hormone therapy or other gender-affirming treatments to anyone under the age of 18.

Source: The Post Millennial | Date: Mar 29, 2023

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