What You Probably Don’t Understand About Transgender Kids and Their Parents

Young LGBTQ teenager with rainbow stripes in hair. In the background are paint bottles in rainbow hues.
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Imagine you are a parent and your kid has come out to you as transgender. Now imagine you live in Texas. The governor has just instructed the Department of Family and Protective Services to consider any gender-affirming medical treatment child abuse. You are now living…

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Mary DeVries

Mary DeVries

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