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BBC (finally) upholds complaint on gender-transitioning article

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The BBC has had its fair share of reporting controversies in recent years. But transgender issues have been a particularly difficult issue for the Corporation, with one video being lampooned (and then quickly retired) in January for telling children there are ‘over 100 genders.’

One article that caused particularly controversy appeared on the Beeb’s online website back in December 2020.

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