June 08, 2019
On Thursday night I was on the subway in Toronto with dozens of Blue Jays fans
who had attended the Jays' Pride Night game at Rogers Centre. Many were still
wearing the free giveaway: a Jays rainbow Henley. From the conversations I
overheard and the
May 02, 2018
Last week the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) released
new regulations for women's events titled Female Classification (Athletes with
Differences of Sex Development). These regulations are currently valid and the
new testosterone limits will be enforced beginning on November 1, 2018. The IAAF
January 04, 2018
The vast majority of sports organizations lag behind current scientific and cultural understandings of gender and inclusion in sports -- so what is their path ahead? More importantly, how are their current policies deficient?
October 24, 2017
Women, trans folks, and athletes with intersex traits are subjected to regular violations and evolving humiliations all in the name of "fair play."
October 18, 2017
This is the first of a three-part series that will explore the history of gender
testing in sports and how it affects the modern sporting climate. Part I looks
at the early origins of gender testing.
Governing bodies in sports, from minor leagues to major