Ireland’s gender self-ID experiment must not be replicated in Wales

The dogged determination of our sisters in forwomen.scot has helped some Scottish politicians realise that women make up half their population and might not want to vote for those who intend to remove their sex-based rights. They also have a handful of outstanding female politicians who have continued to speak up in the face of threats of rape and death.

There is no equivalent voice in the Senedd. Female politicians will doubtless have registered the vicious abuse of Helen Mary Jones of Plaid Cymru – enabled by her party leader – for daring to know that men cannot become women – and fallen silent. But at least a lack of legislative powers means that we don’t have self-ID here in Wales. Yet. Continue reading “Ireland’s gender self-ID experiment must not be replicated in Wales”