Protesters against gender reform 'give platform to fascists' – The Times

Women who oppose plans to make it easier to change gender have given a platform to “fascists who want to eliminate trans people”, according to the head of Edinburgh Rape Crisis Centre.
Mridul Wadhwa, 43, a trans woman who was appointed chief executive in May, accused those protesting against the Gender Recognition Reform Bill of legitimising far-right discrimination of trans people.
For Women Scotland, a women’s rights group, organised a demonstration outside the Scottish parliament this month to oppose changes that would allow people to legally identify as another gender without the need for a medical certificate. They warn it would diminish women’s rights, particularly in relation to gender-specific spaces such as toilets and changing rooms.
Last month Wadhwa claimed “bigoted” victims of sexual violence
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