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These Girls Just Wanted to Run; the Right Wanted a War

Senior Reporter Esther Wang covers the storied history of how the current legislative attacks stem from a long and troubling history, which culminated with increased focus on Andraya and Terry's story in media.

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Center for American Progress

Fair Play: The Importance of Sports Participation for Transgender Youth

Shoshana K. Goldberg outlines the legislative landscape with the educational benefits of equal participation in athletics for youth.


Marie Claire

Yes, Trans People Belong in Sports

WNBA star Layshia Clarendon pens op-ed sharing how the scrutiny of women's bodies is the real threat to women's sports - not the presence of trans women and girls.



This Group Wants to Solve Sports' "Transgender Problem." There Are No Trans People in It

Journalist Britni de la Cretaz breaks down how this group's solution is aimed at a problem that doesn't exist.


Media Matters

Fox aired 19 segments in one week lying that Biden's executive order protecting LGBTQ Americans was all about trans athletes

Reporter Brianna January and researcher Brennan Suen dispel the misinformation spurred by President Biden's executive order.


NBC News

Conservative legislators want transgender kid's lives as the new battleground in their culture war

ACLU attorney Chase Strangio contextualizes the cascade of legislation attempting to exclude trans youth from participating in athletics under the guise of protecting them.



What About the Trans Athletes Who Compete — And Win — in Men’s Sports?

Journalist Britni De La Cretaz reports on the often overlooked case of America’s supposedly "disadvantaged" trans men and masculine athletes.


Teen Vogue

Teen Vogue's 21 Under 21, 2020

CHANGING THE GAME's Andraya Yearwood honored as one of the girls building a better future.



Trans Athletes Welcomed on Teams Despite Hostile State Bills

Journalist Kate Sosin investigates the disconnect between the media's coverage of trans athletes and the reality of overwhelming support for inclusion.


The Nation

In Connecticut, Do Transgender Women Have the Right to Play?

Sports writer Dave Zirin explains the campaign targeting trans girls and women, exposing the misinformation propagating and underlying it.


NBC News

World Rugby's transgender ban a 'dangerous precedent,' critics say

Reporter Alex Berg shares how the ban prohibiting the participation of trans women may have implications for all women playing sports, particularly in policing all girls and women's bodies in athletics.


Media Matters

The right is dominating Facebook engagement on content about trans issues

The study surveyed 225 pieces of high-performing content on trans topics and revealed right-leaning sources are disproportionately focusing on trans athletes and medical care for trans youth.

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4 Myths about Trans Athletes, Debunked

Attorneys at the ACLU, Chase Strangio and Gabriel Arkles contextualize the current state of legislation targeting trans athletes and debunk the mythology driving them.



This Documentary is Changing the Conversation Around Trans Athletes

Cultural commentator Arielle Egozi connects Caster Semenya's challenges with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to the experiences of the young trans athletes in CHANGING THE GAME.



The battle over Title IX and who gets to be a woman in sports: inside the raging national debate

Sports writer Katie Barnes breaks down the timeline, inciting incidents, and legislative uncertainty that exists around the greater debate about trans inclusion and participation in sport.



Finding the truth about transgender athletes in women's sports

Sports journalists Cyd Zeigler and Dawn Ennis explore the issue of transgender inclusion in women's sports in a series of feature stories.

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