Watch the Debate: Are We Moving Too Quickly on Gender Rights?

It looks like you're using Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.
We are sorry but This Video does not work with Internet Explorer 8.

Why you should care

Because civil rights. 

By now, the bathroom brawl has come to the White House. Eleven states have sued the Obama administration for its support of transgender student access to the bathrooms they prefer. Here’s our take, expressed in this publication before: Why on earth does anyone care where we pee? Someone has deeply misunderstood the purpose of the bathroom, which, as we have argued before, is to do your business, wash your hands and GTFO.

To be fair, there are some reasons why we might not want the federal government dipping into this issue— and OZY’s own Carlos Watson hosted a debate on the issue on PBS’ Point Taken. Protip: Do check out out iO Tillett Wright!

Comment

OZYWildcard

Square pegs. Round holes.

  • On a Harvey Weinstein Scale, Do I Suck as a Man?
    On a Harvey Weinstein Scale, Do I Suck as a Man?
    Wildcard

    On a Harvey Weinstein Scale, Do I Suck as a Man?

    OZY’s Eugene S. Robinson addresses queries from the love-weary in “Sex With Eugene.”

  • The PDB Weekly Quiz
    Wildcard

    The PDB Weekly Quiz

    Have you stayed on top of everything that’s important and intriguing this week? Let’s see whether you’re presidential … or intern material.

  • The PDB Weekly Quiz
    Wildcard

    The PDB Weekly Quiz

    Have you stayed on top of everything that’s important and intriguing this week? Let’s see whether you’re presidential … or intern material.

  • The PDB Weekly Quiz
    Wildcard

    The PDB Weekly Quiz

    Have you stayed on top of everything that’s important and intriguing this week? Let’s see whether you’re presidential … or intern material.

  • The PDB Weekly Quiz
    Wildcard

    The PDB Weekly Quiz

    Have you stayed on top of everything that’s important and intriguing this week? Let’s see whether you’re presidential … or intern material.