The fight for the future of transgender athletes | Curio

The fight for the future of transgender athletes

27 mins | Apr 23, 2021

Tensions are at an all-time high in the sporting world. A group of influential American women’s sports advocates say their proposals are about fairness. But LGBT+ activists say their plans would endanger transgender rights — and lives. Will Hobson examines how organizations are left with the complex problem of crafting policies that are inclusive of transgender women whilst being fair to female athletes. In this comprehensive insight, he explores how this has become one of the most emotionally charged debates in global sport.

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From The Washington Post