I was just asked what to do about this situation at a disability law conference. I assured the questioner that being transgendered is not a disability and forcing a young person who knows she is a girl despite her sex organ to use the male bathroom could be traumatizing to her. This seems so simple to me. Why can't we just all be people about this?!
Do you feel like someone is using the "wrong" bathroom? Please don't: -Stare at them -Challenge them -Insult them -Do not purposefully make them uncomfortable. Instead, please: -Respect their privacy -Respect their identity -Carry on with your day -Protect them from harm They are using the facilities they feel safe in. Please do not take this right away from them. Trans* & gender questioning students... You have every right to be here: -In this facility -In this university -In this world
Beware of the kinds of people who do bad sexual things in bathrooms... not of transgender kids! (Plenty of men have peeped, etc, on women, but I have not seen any documented yet who claimed or appeared to be trans. Search debunking sites for "transgender" and you'll see many viral stories thoroughly debunked. For example: http://www.snopes.com/transgender-filming-women-restroom/ )
Could Texas Become the Next Trans Bathroom Battleground? #oak #bathroom #furniture http://bathroom.remmont.com/could-texas-become-the-next-trans-bathroom-battleground-oak-bathroom-furniture/ #next bathroom Texas is poised to become the next battleground in the debate over transgender bathroom use. Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt, a Republican, proposed legislation on Friday that would fine trans people up to $500 for using the bathroom that most closely corresponds to their gender identity. The…
Can We Put This Chart In Every Public Restroom? 'Cause That Would Be Wonderful.