Journalistic standards are not something you put on and take off

FM: I cannot help but feel that every word wasted on manufactured debates could have been spent talking about the fact that trans people are being driven to a choice between self-medication and suicide.

FM: “Anti-trans groups and individuals will turn something banal into a manufactured point of outrage, such as questions in the census”

FM: “pregnant person” — the standard language since 2007 — in the new Maternity Act

RM: JK Rowling misrepresents the Forstater case

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