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ABBOTT: Letting Men Into Women’s Sports Reverses 100 Years Of Progress

As a former track and field athlete who grew up in Oregon, I am disappointed to see the integrity of this year’s high school girls championships jeopardized because of a biological male. Aiden Gallagher, a boy who calls himself a girl, won gold medals in both the 200-meter and 400-meter dash at last weekend’s Portland […]

California Surfing Organization Reverses Course, Will Allow Trans Surfers After Pressure from Competition Committee

The organization that governs surfing competitions has told California surfing competitions that they must allow men who “identify” as women to compete in the women’s division. California Coastal Commission informed Organizers of the Huntington Beach Longboard Pro event must not “discriminate” against transgender athletes and must allow Sasha Jane Rowerson, who was born male, to […]

Court Reverses Ban on West Virginia Girls Who Protested Transgender Athletes

A West Virginia judge has overturned a school district’s ban on five female students who protested being forced to compete against transgender athletes in a high school track meet. Last month, five female students protested after they were forced to step into a shot put ring with a transgender student, but then immediately left the […]

DC Councilman undermines CFO and Bowser with budget preview that reverses their cuts

Washington D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson (D) announced that he will undo Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser’s (D) most contentious budget cuts. The city’s budget has become a major area of contention, following Chief Financial Officer Glen Lee’s demand to divert funds to the city’s emergency fund, forcing Bowser to undertake budget cuts unpopular with […]

Elon Musk Reverses Course, Gives Away Some Blue Checkmarks For Free

This week, several users noticed the blue checkmark reappearing on their profiles. X owner Elon Musk is offering premium features for free to some of the social network’s most popular users, including the once-coveted blue verification checkmark. Last week, Musk promised to start distributing free features to people with 2,500 or more verified followers. This […]

St. Louis reverses firefighter pension change – St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS — Aldermen on Friday overrode Mayor Tishaura O. Jones’ veto and reversed changes to the firefighter pension system adopted years ago to rein in runaway spending. The vote still requires state approval and would return oversight of all firefighter pensions to a commission led by firefighters, as it was before the 2012 reform. […]