The Sports Arena Has Become Conservatives’ Favorite Anti-Trans Battleground

The ‘debate’ over trans student-athletes relies on ancient — and false — ideas about women’s weakness

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Even among cis men and women, traits like strength and speed aren’t binary.

Author of “Trainwreck” (Melville House, ‘16) and “Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers” (Melville House, ‘19). Columns published far and wide across the Internet.

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