16 year-olds are expected to be picking out lifetime careers yet can’t be trusted to know what gender they are? I’m responding to the comments rather than the article — I’m glad to hear that children are being listened to & taken seriously . .. .
…Work is production enforced by economic or political means, by the carrot or the stick. (The carrot is just the stick by other means.) But not all creation is work….
…a system of property is itself a system of coercion. If I cannot waltz into your home, raid your fridge, and make myself a hoagie, it is because you might shoot at me or call the cops to drag me off at gunpoint….
…it’s hard to say exactly what “justly acquired property” amounts to in a country built in no small part by slave labor on land stolen from indigenous people….