The sort of transgender we are speaking of here is generally genetically male and identifies as a third gender, neither male nor female. This categorization of a third gender has precedent is antiquity as diverse as the ancient Greeks and Persians to the Native Americans. We see evidence of it in the "neuter" gender in the Romance languages.
"If religious instruction were not allowed until the child had attained the age of reason, we would be living in quite a different world" - Christopher Hitchens
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