Violence — it’s enough reason to earn a movie an “R” rating or blame a national tragedy on a video game.
For years, it kept the UFC from gaining mainstream acceptance.
It’s taken countless lives.
And it freakin’ hurts.
Well, the concept has apparently evolved.
At the end of February, the Supreme Court of British Columbia ruled that a 14-year-old girl — “Maxine” — didn’t require her parents’ consent in order to receive her desired hormone treatment. Maxine wants to become a guy.
Her father, “Clark,” claimed that, for months, she’d exhibited signs of depression and emotional disturbance. Furthermore, she’d been wilding out in a sex way, for a time becoming a lesbian.
Since his and his wife’s divorce, Clark insisted, Maxine’s mental health had plummeted. He believed it was the cause of her desire for a change of identity.
But the teen’s school — as well as a hospital — supported her decision to go from girl to boy. When Clark tried to intervene, they refused to let him.
The case went to the highest court in the land, which ruled that if either of Maxine’s parents tried to prevent her from pumping herself full of testosterone and makin’ a move from boxers to thongs (figuratively speaking), they could be found guilty of “family violence.”
And the powers that be weren’t joking.
Hence, in the latest decision, Justice Francesca Marzari condemned Clark from continuing to publicly refer to Maxine as a girl and a daughter. The judge demanded she be called a boy as per her wish.
She also tossed up this:
“[Clark’s] continued willingness to provide interviews to the media…in which he identifies [Maxine] as female, uses a female name for [Maxine]…and expresses his opposition to the therapies [Maxine] has chosen [place her at] a significant risk of harm.”
As reported by Faithwire:
While Clark insisted he was simply stating a biological fact, the judge labeled these comments as an explicit example of “family violence” on account of being a “public denial of [Maxine’s] gender identity.”
He’s now been gagged.
The Federalist explains:
Marzari argued that the “people and organizations” to whom Clark granted interviews had shown themselves “fundamentally opposed” to transgender ideology, yet Clark “continued to support the media organizations posting his commentary with additional interviews.” This kind of attitude was, in Marzari’s view, justification for enjoining Clark from sharing any information with journalists—or with practically anyone outside his legal team—about his daughter’s “sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, mental or physical health, medical status or therapies.”
The court also emphasized that Clark must not allow relevant documents (petitions, affidavits, letters, court orders, etc.) to come into the hands of third parties not “authorized by order of this court,” or with “written consent” from his daughter.
While forbidding Clark to speak to the public about his daughter’s case, Marzari stated that she was not overriding Clark’s “freedom of thought and speech.” “There is no requirement that [Clark] change his views about what is best for [Maxine],” she explained. “It is only how he expresses those views privately to [Maxine] and publically to third parties that is affected.”
Of course, this is all taking place in British Columbia. But if you think it isn’t part of a tidal wave of parental loss that’s crashing over the greater Western world, please read my previous article, “Texas Dad Court-Ordered To Not Call 6-Yr-Old Son ‘He’ As Ex-Wife Transitions Him But Not His Twin Brother.”
During 1978’s mass suicide/murder of the People’s Temple in Guyana, South America, agents of death gave all the children poison first. That way, none of the parents would want to live. Once we allow the state to take away our children, there’s really not much left.
But they’re coming for them. If our society doesn’t change its trajectory, they’re coming.
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