There's a lot of misinformation right now around what trans rights will mean for women who aren't trans.
As a feminist, let me share with you what will happen for women who aren't trans if the GRA is reformed:
Your life will not change one bit.
The National reports the letter was not from Scottish trans people it was from "outwith Scotland" https://www.thenational.scot/news/17588751.row-over-being-trans-event-to-be-held-at-holyrood/
Content warning: today's stories included reference to murder, mutilation, rape, sexual assault, common assault, suicide, homophobia, intersexphobia and transphobia, as well as pregnancy.
GSN looks at a new book of photography focused on trans men: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/intimate-portraits-transmasculine-community/#gs.6upim3
Artlyst looks at Ela Xora's new intersex projects at the Royal College of Art: https://www.artlyst.com/previews/ela-xora-unmasks-new-intersex-projects-royal-college-art/
GSN looks at a new advert for shaving products which features a trans man: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/ad-shaving-company-transgender-man/#gs.6upgqs
Pink News meets a Buddhist monk who provides free make-up classes for trans women: https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2019/04/20/gay-buddhist-monk-makeup-artist/
GSN reports that Nintendo users are unhappy with the company for removing a trans flag from a game and calling it a 'political statement': https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/nintendo-super-smash-bros-ultimate-trans-flag/#gs.6upi65
CW pregnancy - the Mail has more on that trans man's pregnancy: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6943105/Gay-transgender-man-tells-story-giving-birth-boy-despite-fears-trans-phobia.html
CW pregnancy - The Guardian has an interview with a trans man who gave birth: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/apr/20/the-dad-who-gave-birth-pregnant-trans-freddy-mcconnell?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Facebook&fbclid=IwAR2irdqdrJDHgruu0A-aaiasE7x4wLtWDBKKXGurMh9eTCbBA5L0F8fY18g
Medium has an article about how there are easier ways to cheat at sports than being trans: https://medium.com/@AJmckenna/there-are-easier-ways-to-cheat-at-sports-than-pretending-to-be-trans-2317aa22f05b?fbclid=IwAR2KTpbP9dthCF2oSw3ZUjub3B5-oPZDBkG9bWylKu29Gded0CCNOisWLOk
The Independent considers how Caster Semenya's court case could affect women in sport: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/caster-semenya-iaaf-women-sport-testosterone-cas-a8874781.html
Buzzfeed reports that a new study has debunked last year's study which claimed that identifying as trans was socially contagious: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/shannonkeating/rapid-onset-gender-dysphoria-flawed-methods-transgender?fbclid=IwAR2XzkD_MkSxNHfjLvH3crpVM1mRf6MhtMAFFO8wmWyYEHwHPSIQi0fZ5FE
The Mail has more on that new study showing poor health outcomes for trans people in the US: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6948265/Transgender-adults-likely-smokers-uninsured-report-poor-health.html
Reuters reports on a new study that shows trans people in the US are disproportionately likely to be in poor health: https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-health-transgender-usa/transgender-us-adults-have-higher-risk-of-poor-health-idUKKCN1RY15B
CW murder - GSN reports that a trans woman was among the victims when a family was massacred in Mexico last week: https://www.gaystarnews.com/article/trans-woman-targeted-and-shot-to-death-at-family-gathering-in-mexico/#gs.6ustyn
CW murder, mutilation - The Mail has an article about a Russian man murdering and dismembering a trans woman: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6949841/Russian-doctor-murders-dismembers-cooks-transgender-woman.html
Pink News reports that Nevada is now allowing non-binary people to obtain gender-appropriate ID: https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2019/04/23/nevada-allows-non-binary-people-self-identify-ids/
CW rape - The Guardian looks at how the US government could veto a UN resolution on rape as a weapon of war, partly due to transphobia: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/apr/22/us-un-resolution-rape-weapon-of-war-veto
Pink News reports that a new homeless shelter for young trans people has opened in San Francisco: https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2019/04/22/homeless-shelter-trans-youths-opens-san-francisco/