A group of seven Ohio high school football referees were barricaded inside a locker room following a game at Grove City High School on Sept.
District students are allowed to use locker rooms of the sex they identify with — itself perhaps a shock to those not been paying attention to the whirl of cultural change — but are required to use a curtained area to disrobe and shower. One transgendered student found this stigmatizing and sued. The school district is standing its ground.
No surprise that my wife and I each approached this issue from our own gender viewpoints.
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She assumed the concern was teenage girls being exposed to the sight of the equipment of this female-in-mind-but-not-yet-in-anatomy transgender teen. Not the most accurate view of transgenderism, perhaps.
Two conflicting interests are in seemingly irresolvable conflict here: the desire of privacy among the cisgender teens, i. I know two teens — no names please — who went through four years at Glenbrook North High School without ever taking a shower, to my knowledge, a practice which, I am told, is not uncommon. Maybe the result of this delicate matter will be that, in trying to accommodate exceptional students, the long loathed, strip-down-for-your-classmates locker room routine will be banished to history, along with naked swimming and posture lessons.
What seems like it might be a burden done for a few ends up benefiting all. Like it or not, society is going to teach them that lesson; they might as well learn it in high school. Know about breaking news as it happens.
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