Throughout the Covid house arrest days, anyone who “did their own research,” or what we used to call READING, was mocked, ostracized, and told that you aren’t a doctor or scientist and should just mindlessly follow the supposed experts. It turned out those experts were very wrong and literally made it up as they went along
As a corollary to rejecting ad hoc pronouns and that category of bullshit "imperatives," I'm going to double down on "groomers" where appropriate, because it's more often appropriate than parents wish to believe. There is no other term for this category of perv, other than less-kind descriptors of the same malignant "mentor."
I heard some of these teachers train children to insert marbles into other children's butts using only their tongues! (Not yet, but now that I just gave some lurking hater of yours an idea....)