We understand this story is causing considerable debate, and also will cause a lot of strong emotions from within the community. That’s perfectly natural, and we hope the debate that ensues will be respectful and productive.
For those who feel upset, hurt, angry or worried about this story, that’s absolutely understandable. We’re feeling that way too. And we’ll be here to support anyone who wishes to find others to talk to about this news.
we will publish a longer statement in due course.