A couple of female academics in womens studies have written a NY Times op-ed complaining the the Olympics using scientific tests to distinguish male and female athletes: …Second, when it comes to sex, sports authorities should acknowledge that while science can offer evidence, it cannot dictate what evidence we should use. Scientifically, there is no clear or objective way to draw a bright line between male and female. …Bruce Kidd, … “If the proclaimed human right of self-expression is to mean anything, surely it should protect the right to name one’s own gender,” he says….(Source)
Welcome to the world of gender identity politics…courtesy of…wait for it you will be shocked! — Women’s Studies. I can’t wait until some transexual complains about the name of “Women’s Studies”. Gender oppression and apartheid!
The irony surely cannot be lost.