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Get An Education, Senator
However, if there's one thing I am repelled by during this brouhaha, it's the blithe dismissal and downright ridicule of those in our community who have real gender identity issues. To be a reactionary blowhard is one thing, but to be ignorant and scornfully insensitive is another. Republican State Senator (District 11) David Omdahl's anti-transgender tirade earlier this month at a Sioux Falls crackerbarrel revealed much about his lack of education Omdahl calls transgender individuals "twisted" and gestures to his head when he says they need help. Do Omdahl and his supporters even know anything about the history of transgenderism? I doubt it. It goes a long
Is This Really Such A Big Deal?
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