A retired Navy SEAL who made headlines after transitioning from a man to a woman has now decided to switch back to the sex of his birth after slamming trans activists he says ‘took advantage’ of him.
Kristin Beck, 55, is now detransitioning and reverting to his previous name Chris Beck – as he realized his sex change was ‘the worst mistake’ of his life after being given hormones following a one-hour consultation.
He came out as trans in an interview with Anderson Cooper in 2013. Beck underwent grueling facial feminization surgery, but stopped short of a full gender reassignment that would have switched his male genitalia for female private parts.
Read more: Ex-Navy SEAL who transitioned from male to female says he’s now transitioning BACK: Blasts VA for giving him hormones after an hour-long consultation, and calls sex change ‘the worst mistake of my life’