Transgender individuals have been recently maligned as succumbing to a new “fad,” symptomatic of “leftist” modern culture. In fact, bigendered, nongendered or transgendered people have appeared throughout human history, and the practice of sexual reassignment surgery dates from the Second World War. Dillon would be one of the pioneers, making use of plastic surgery developed to treat the battle-scarred. In many ways, the technical, medical and legal hurdles were more easily surmounted then than now, but the fight for acceptance, and the right to exist in peace, was just as fraught.
Key developments in the global coronavirus outbreak today…
Starting at 5pm Saturday, March 21, 2020 Illinois will be under a shelter in place order. You can grocery shop, get gas, go to the pharmacy or the doctor. Everything else will be closed.
A US judge has ordered the immediate release of former army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning from prison.
Doing computer maintenance.
People have the right to love who they want to love and get married regardless of their sexual orientation. Incredibly, today in many states, it is still legal to fire someone for being gay. That is unacceptable and must change.
Social anxiety is the fear of social situations that involve interaction with other people. You could say social anxiety is the fear and anxiety of being negatively judged and evaluated by other people. It is a pervasive disorder and causes anxiety and fear in most all areas of a person’s life. It is chronic because it does not go away on its own. Only direct cognitive-behavioral therapy can change the brain, and help people overcome social anxiety.
Well. winter has decided to return, rain, ice, snow and gusting winds. It sure makes driving interesting to say the least, but we made it home in one piece.
Tomorrow doesn’t look much better so I plan to admire the weather from inside with a nice, hot beverage.
Trying to stay warm,