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“Shannon Thrace” / “Sharon Thrace” vs. transgender people

“Shannon Thrace” is the current stage name of an American author and anti-transgender activist. Thrace is part of the “trans widow” movement of people upset that their spouses made a gender transition.


Thrace was married for about 14 years to someone who came out as trans. Their relationship fell apart over the following 18 months.

Thrace originally published under the pseudonym “Sharon Thrace.”


Jonathan Kay (October 16, 2022). Once a Man, Never a Woman. Quillette

Meghan Murphy (January 4, 2023). Shannon Thrace was married to a man who decided he wanted to be a woman. The Same Drugs

Lisa Selin Davis (October 16, 2022). The Other Woman Was Himself. Broadview


Thrace, Shannon (November 30, 2017). Getting real – a transgender experience. TEDxMaastricht

Stella O’Malley, and Sasha Ayad (August 19, 2022). EPISODE 83 – Trans Widow – Off the Grid: Shannon Thrace. Gender: A Wider Lens

Women’s Declaration International (WDI) (February 14, 2023). Shannon Thrace, A Trans Widow Speaks.


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