• Utah Lawmakers Ban Transgender Girls from Women’s Sports

    Utah’s Legislature has overridden Republican Gov. Spencer Cox’s veto of House Bill 11, which now mandates young transgender athletes can play only for teams based on their sex, not their gender identification. Opponents of this type of legislation said it is another way to discriminate against young transgender people, and...
  • Girls and Coding

    Andrea Chaves /U.S. Dept. of Education “You can’t be what you can’t see.” This is a common expression that, perhaps like me, you’ve heard many times. For the girls at the Young Women’s Leadership school where I teach in Astoria, New York, this is – sadly — the case....