My Initial Quick Impression of New FINA Rules for Trans Women in Swimming Competition

I've stated perviously in my blogs that I think reasonable criteria are essential to guide and set parameters for transgender participation in girls' and women's athletics. I oppose all prohibitions barring transgender people entirely from sports competition — the new cause célèbre among rightwing legislators — but I also oppose total inclusion without any guidelines … Continue reading My Initial Quick Impression of New FINA Rules for Trans Women in Swimming Competition

My Conflicted Position on Guns

I’ve been thinking a lot about guns lately. We saw shoppers gunned down at Tops in Buffalo last month followed by those 19 elementary school children and two teachers in Uvalde, Texas. This past Memorial Day weekend there were at least 15 other mass shootings around the country killing 9 and wounding over 170. Then … Continue reading My Conflicted Position on Guns