In our province, every public dollar allocated for this controversial and medically unnecessary surgery is a dollar that doesn’t get spent on a real, unelective medical issue.
This destructive surgery is the beginning, not the end, of this disturbed person’s medical journey.
Janet Macbeth says “to be trans is to wait.”
The 40-year-old waited until her wife was pregnant with their second child in 2017 to come out as transgender. Then she waited for her relatives, friends and professional colleagues at Walpole Island First Nation’s Heritage Centre to adjust to her gender identity.