What’s Current: Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard introduces bill protecting female sports based on biological sex

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  • Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard introduces the “Protect Women’s Sports Act,” which clarifies that Title IX protections for female athletes are based on biological sex.
  • Argentina’s lower house of congress approves a government-backed bill that would legalize abortion, a big step forward for the legislation that could lead to a wider shift on reproductive rights in Latin America.
  • MSPs overwhelmingly back a Holyrood amendment that will allow sexual assault survivors to choose the sex rather than the gender of their forensic examiners.
  • A mother of two who was arrested for calling a trans-identified male “he” on Twitter is cleared of wrongdoing after appealing her conviction.
Meghan McCarty

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