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Scott Morrison transgender youth gender whisperers

LGBTIQ rights advocates urged Prime Minister Scott Morrison to meet with transgender and gender diverse Australians after he wrote a harmful tweet condemning ‘gender whisperers’ and their support for transgender youth. Earlier, Scott Morrison responded to a news story by the Daily Telegraph which claimed teachers received training as gender whisperers “to spot potential transgender …

Jacqueline Ullman

Workplace discrimination against LGBTIQ teachers in New South Wales is relatively widespread and taking a toll on their psychological wellbeing, according to new research. Of the just-over 1000 LGBTIQ teachers who participated in the study conducted by Western Sydney University and the NSW Teachers Federation trade union, 42 per cent of them reported experiences of …