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Les Sperling

Les Sperling

Les Sperling is a retired CEO of behavioral health organizations and a cattle rancher. A lifelong Kansan, he lives and plays in rural central Kansas.

OPINION

Take it from this grandparent of a transgender teen: Kansas legislators chose ignorance

By: - September 8, 2023

I am the grandfather of a transgender teenager. Check that. I am the proud grandfather of a transgender teenager. Two years ago as we sat around our kitchen table, a brave 13 year old confided in us that he was transgender, that since age 6 he had been uncomfortable with his female birth gender, and […]