A Hate Group called LibsOfTikTok, which is credited with providing the Florida GOP with language deeming gay men “Groomers,” and proudly brags that they’ve gotten LGBTQ+ teachers around the country fired from their jobs, have turned their venomous focus on a US Children’s Hospital.
The Boston Children’s Hospital is an advanced healthcare institution in Massachusetts specializing in pediatric diseases and mental health care. On the rare occasion, they have assisted with providing transgender children with gender affirming care in the form of individual and family counseling, educational resources, support services and sometimes puberty blockers for teenagers who have exceeded the threshold required to be met to qualify for developmental intervention.
Although researchers around the world have released multiple peer reviewed studies regarding the positive impact of gender affirming treatment for trans kids, a minority of anti-LGBTQ+ activist groups, like LibsOfTikTok, insist on making life hell for both trans kids, their families, their allies, and their medical teams.
The Boston Children’s Hospital fell into the crosshairs of LibsOfTikTok after they posted a video of an employee discussing gender affirming hysterectomies. The staff member speaking in the 33 second video never implies that she is speaking about children- just general hysterectomy procedures in pursuit of affirming one’s gender. They do NOT perform hysterectomies on children.
LibsOfTikTok, with over 1.3 million followers on Twitter alone, have single handedly curated and injected misinformation and hyperbole into the social media sphere with an obsession toward the LGBTQ+ community. These social agitators have seen their extremist statements work their way into the political arena, garnering fans like Donald Trump, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Lauren Boebert, Jim Jordan, Matt Gaetz and other far-right radicals in office who have legitimized the hate group by parroting their words, retweeting their vile missives, and white nationalist groups like The…