Criticism of trans policy brings its dangers

Criticism of trans policy brings its dangers, by Bernard Lane.

The must-have accessory for the feminist who speaks her own mind: a bodyguard. …

In Canada, famous for niceness, feminist Meghan Murphy is a woman whose words are weapons — or such is the cry from activists for trans­gender rights who see nothing odd about using threats of violence to try to silence her. …

But Murphy is the one exposed to risk of being hurt when she is smeared as “hateful” and has to run the gauntlet of mobs. “I’m certainly intimidated by these men (angry activists who self-identify as women) and that’s why I won’t do any events without bodyguards,’’ she says.