Father Ted writer Graham Linehan says the trans activist Stephanie Hayden is dangerous troll by Lucy Bannerman in the Times 29.09.18 | Peak Trans
The original article is here. The creator of Father Ted is embroiled in a row with a transgender activist, who allegedly published online several addresses linked to his family in an attempt to "shut him up". Graham Linehan, the Bafta award-winning comedy writer, said he would not stop voicing his concerns in the debate over transgender rights, after personal details and addresses linked to his wife's company were tweeted by Stephanie Hayden, an activist with a history of threatening Twitter users with legal action, and reporting them to police if they disagree with her views on gender. Publishing such details online is known as doxxing. This week she reported Mr Linehan to Norfolk constabulary for "transphobic harassment", after he shared a post with his 672,000 followers that included details of Ms Hayden's various aliases, examples of her conduct online and financial history. The scriptwriter said he shared the details because he believed Ms Hayden to be "a dangerous troll. I