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  •  But none of this research is responsible (0+ / 0-)

    for the increasing legal rights for LGBT people. And psychiatrists don't do research of this sort in any event.

    LGBT rights are a result of LGBT political effort, much of it against opposition from the medical and mental health community. Transgender people are still fighting the inclusion of stigmatizing entries in the new  of DSM-V. We fought to to have conversion therapist Dr. Kenneth Zucker removed from chairmanship of the DSM committee on gender, but were ignored. Our struggles for our human rights against the entrenched opposition of shrinks and other pseudoscientists are not over.

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