I Am Transgender. And I Oppose Safe Schools

I Am Transgender. And I Oppose Safe Schools

by The Daily Eye Team May 23 2016, 3:15 pm Estimated Reading Time: 0 mins, 27 secs

It has a particular significance for me because on Australia Day 2012, both Ricky Ponting and I were awarded the Order of Australia.It should have been the proudest day of my life. But I was in pretty bad shape. You see I was suffering from a condition known as gender dysphoria, which is defined by the medical profession as acute distress caused by feeling that my gender differs from the anatomy I was born with. The official diagnostic manual describes the symptoms of the condition.


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