My latest column is up at AND Magazine!
Here is an excerpt:
For decades now, California has been known as the Land of the Fruits and Nuts. Now, the California legislature, which already seems all too intent on ensuring the state’s complete financial ruin, has taken political correctness and the LGBT agenda to an entirely new level.
This latest assault on sanity is known as AB 1266. It amends a section of California law known as “pupil’s rights,” basically pushing for complete gender integration in all aspects of California public schools. The bill is aimed at supposed transgendered students in California public schools, which I am sure are represented in sufficient numbers to justify passage of this travesty.
The bill is ill-conceived, at best, as it leaves the door wide open for the sexual integration of locker rooms and restrooms, with little thought given to the possible ramifications.
The actual text of the amended section of the California Education Code is simple enough. It reads:
“A pupil shall be permitted to participate in sex-segregated school programs and activities, including athletic teams and competitions, and use facilities consistent with his or her gender identity, irrespective of the gender listed on the pupil’s records.”Now, for those who don’t know, California, along with many other states in the US, has certain things known as “protected characteristics,” which are basically criteria upon which it is illegal to discriminate against another person. In California, those protected characteristics include sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity, and this is what brought about the advent of AB 1266.
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