What’s Current: Court overturns ‘right to sex’ ruling on autistic man who cannot understand consent

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • The court of appeal overturns a ruling that an autistic man has a “fundamental right to sex” despite not understanding the issue of consent.
  • A large coalition of student and professional athletes and pro-trans advocacy groups demand the National Collegiate Athletic Association boycott Idaho over a law banning trans-identified males from competing on women’s high school and college sports teams.
  • Three young women are arrested by Egyptian authorities for spreading “immorality” after posting videos to TikTok.
  • A Chinese economics professor proposes that women should be allowed to have multiple husbands as a solution to China’s gender imbalance.
Meghan McCarty
Meghan McCarty

Meghan McCarty is an undergraduate student and aspiring journalist living in the United States.

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