Introduced with the best of intentions, they have grown and morphed beyond reason – more so than Macpherson could surely have imagined.
And this power struggle carries with it serious threats to free speech and democratic accountability.
Not when they know that their peers – and the academic administrators they depend on for preferment – are watching for any ‘misstep’.
Our columnist took issue with Lockdown Sceptics in his article yesterday. The Editor of that site replies.
Many concerns have been raised about the practices of the Gender Identity Development Service. But too often these have been shouted down.
The Women and Equalities Committee has been been captured by the self-ID campaign. So others should make their voices heard.
The fifth piece in a ConHome series this week on the Prime Minister’s Reset Moment – and what should follow from it.
The Campaign for Common Sense has four simple, low-effort, suggestions as to how schools can be helped to get back on track.
The insidious idea that one’s sex is a solely matter of personal demand is seeping into policy and practice, almost unnoticed.
For a six-foot-three 20-stone former-men’s-team loose-half prop to turn up for trials at the local women’s rugby club is problematic.
From tech giants, to Conservatives’ own MPs, arguments over the Gender Recognition Act are far from over.
Equivalent reform is being pursued in Scotland; in combination with its hate speech bill, this would be dangerously authoritarian.
To be sacked simply for saying that biological men cannot become biological women is outrageous.
It can only be beneficial to streamline and simplify dealings with the state, and have less state interference in one’s life.
In the weeks before recess, trans rights activists became more vocal in their efforts to stop Truss’s reform of the Gender Recognition Act.