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Old 05-10-2019, 01:11 PM
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Originally Posted by clairobscur View Post
I don't think they're actively lying. I think they sincerely believe it to be true.
Some of what they say about transpeople, they undoubtedly believe, much the way Nazis legitimately believed that Jews were undermining German society. Some of what they say about transpeople is deliberately crafted falsehoods intended to bolster their arguments. I've seen Terfs directly target transpeople I know with accusations I knew for a fact to be false.