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GOP Senators complained when Amazon refused to sell one anti-trans book. Now it won’t sell any.

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Jeff Bezos at the 2010 ENCORE Awards Photo: Steve Jurvetson/Wikipedia An anti-LGBTQ activist’s book “critiquing” trans people was once a top-seller on Amazon’s charts tracking sales of LGBTQ books. Then, Amazon stopped selling it.

The author argued that the mega-corporation had “erased” his book by deciding not to offer it, and this caught the attention of four conservative U.S. Senators. They wrote a letter to Amazon to complain, and so the company explained: they’re no longer selling books that claim being gay or transgender is a form of mental illness.

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The book in question is entitled When Harry Became Sally: Responding to the Transgender Moment , written and published by Ryan T. Anderson in 2018. The book claims that being transgender is a mental illness based on the narratives of “ex-transgender” people.

Anderson worked for the Heritage Foundation, an anti-LGBTQ group where he reportedly worked closely with then-Vice President Mike Pence, who is now the organization’s newest name-recognized employee . Anderson is currently President of the religious right think tank Ethics and Public Policy Center.

Anderson also co-wrote What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense , […]

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