This commentary from Black and Pink is worth thinking about in terms of the shift of taking away the diagnosis for GID:
Other folks who work with transgender people in prison, are you feeling concerned about this? We at Black and Pink are worried how this could play out based on the strategy thus far around “medical necessity for treatment. Also, as the al
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