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The faces and organisations behind T(ART) Productions and its plan to host "Drag Camps" for kids as young as 14
Less than 2 weeks ago, The Daily Mail reported that Oxford City Council had officially sponsored a “Drag Camp” for children as young as 14.
The “camp”, hosted by T(ART) Productions, planned to teach teenagers how to create their own “daring stage persona”. They were further invited to “dive into the world of drag” and develop their own “unique style”.
News of the event sparked outrage among many in the local community and across the country. Stephanie Davies-Arai of Transgender Trend said:
“Why is Oxford City Council encouraging children to participate in the world of adult entertainment? The aim of queer activists is clear in the blurb: to subvert and destabilise boundaries, under the guise of being empowering for children.
Encouraging children to create a ‘daring’ stage persona means only one thing in the drag world: to push sexual boundaries. Blurring the boundaries between adult and child in this way is a safeguarding red flag.”
Oxford City Council’s cabinet member for inclusive communities, Ajaz Rehman, defended the sponsorship, stating:
“Our Community Impact Fund grants support for a wide range of activities, including activities for young people during the summer holidays, and they aim to offer opportunities that provide something for everyone.
The drag week application went through a scrutiny process, like all applications, and is suitable for a youth audience.
It is a professional performance training opportunity for young people with an interest in drama and stage work and offers an inclusive activity that is open to all young people, not only LGBT youth, but places are limited.”
Naturally, being an inquisitive little pain in the arse, I had a little dig into T(ART) Productions and their members to see if the council really scrutinised the organisation.
Their Instagram account, TartProductionsSox, contained what some may call perverse and hyper-sexualised content that may trouble a significant proportion of parents with 14-year-olds.
On a post dated January 25th 2023, two “models” feature for a “Queer Life Drawing” announcement. Ez, naturally with They/Them pronouns, is described as possessing a “big love” for “butts”. While, Prisma, (who I’m guessing is the one on the right although admittedly I’m clueless at this point) is described as a “neuro-queer” idiot “ass-shaker” who has some kind of devotion toward “expelling bodily fluids around plush under the drag name shroom… and loves spreading kindness as far as they can spread their legs”.
Several other posts dating back to 2021 also feature biological men in tight shiny pants and female dresses in a number of lewd poses.
It also appears that they use their social media not only as a platform to recruit young 14-year-olds to their “drag camps” but also as a fundraising platform for transgender surgery.
JJ/Eleanor is presented multiple times on the TartProductionSox Instagram account with accompanying descriptions that encourage donations for the trans-identified male’s (non-actual gender affirming) surgery.
In another post dated January 25th, T(ART) Productions disclosed they received a handy £9,180 from the TNL Community Fund. The TNL Community is also known as The National Lottery Community Fund that aims to “tell the stories of people and communities who have benefitted from National Lottery Funding”.
The UK National Lottery runs the TNL fund, which is regulated by The UK Gov’s Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS). According to 2010 report, the Camelot Group is the operating subsidiary for the UK National Lottery that is owned by Premier Lotteries Investments UK Limited, whose ultimate parent is the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, a Canadian investment fund.
The same Canadian investment fund that is an official partner of Klaus Schwab’s World Economic Forum.
The webpage even includes an article from Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan President and CEO Jo Taylor on how “investors must travel a winding road to net zero”.
Perhaps Schwab quite fancies a go at Queer Yoga…
Jokes asides, if T(ART) Productions is hosting “Drag Camps” in an educational capacity while teaching their 14-year-old child sign ups gender identity as fact without presenting the other side of the argument then they may actually break existing law - and by extension, some may say the UK Govt, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and The World Economic Forum are aiding and abetting them.
The Department of Education (DfE) specifically states that with teaching about a topic that is political, teachers, in this case T(ART) Production educators, must “give a balanced and factual account of the topic, in line with the legal duties on political impartiality”. It must also be said, however, likely due to political pressure that the DfE has provided conflicting advice. In essence, they at once say it can be taught but not in a “harmful” way.
Parents outraged at T(ART) Productions’ ideological grooming camp can rest assured for the moment as the organisation announced that it is postponing the event “until future notice”. They stated the decision was “due to multiple reasons, including that young people should be able to attend without the event being surrounded by negative publicity, as safety and safeguarding are paramount to this work”.
As for Oxford City Council members, their “scrutinisation process” seems as sturdy as a glass hammer.
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