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British university cuts funding for research on sex-change regret

07 Oct

Figures…

WINTERY KNIGHT

Transgender issues Transgender issues

Are universities interested in discovering truth? Not if the truth is not politically correct. Consider this story reported by the radically-leftist, government-run BBC.

Excerpt:

James Caspian wanted to write a thesis on “detransition” as part of his master’s degree in counselling and psychotherapy at Bath Spa University.

He said it was rejected by the university’s ethics committee because it could be “politically incorrect”.

[…]Mr Caspian, a counsellor who specialises in therapy for transgender people, told Radio 4: “I was astonished at that decision.

“I think that a university exists to encourage discussion, research – dissent even, challenging perhaps ideas that are out of date or not particularly useful.”

He says he wanted to study people who had swapped gender and then changed their minds after coming across evidence of a growing number of people who regretted having the surgery and finding no research had been done into…

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6 Comments

Posted by on October 7, 2017 in Uncategorized

 

6 responses to “British university cuts funding for research on sex-change regret

  1. anonymous

    October 7, 2017 at 2:59 pm

    Old hat. Universities stopped caring about the truth a long time ago. Somewhere in the late 70s or early 80s.

     
  2. feeriker

    October 7, 2017 at 3:19 pm

    I suppose the one silver lining to this act is that maybe, just MAYBE, somebody will think twice about destroying God’s handiwork if they know that their post-op support won’t be there and that their choice really, truly DOES have permanent consequences and that there is no going back.

    Doubtful, but we can always hope …

     
    • Will S.

      October 7, 2017 at 5:09 pm

      Indeed.

      And also, maybe this naïve fellow will unlearn his progressivism as a result of this incident.

       

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