Could the ECB follow Cricket Australia's new policies for Transgender inclusion?
FairPlayForWomenListen to @DrDavid_hughes being interviewed on @bbcworldservice about trans eligibility in women's cricket. He is Chief Medical Officer of Australian Institute of Sport @theAIS. I expected him to give us some robust science to prove its fair.... but no /1
English cricket is to review its policy on transgender players ahead of the new professional women’s league, which will be launched next season. Under the ECB’s existing policy, only transgender...
FairPlayForWomenThe @ECB_cricket sneaked out a trans policy a few months ago allowing males who simply self-identity as women to play in female competitions. We called them out, lots of women complained and now they are 'reviewing' their policy. /1
Guest post by Maya Forstater. Last week the Women and Equalities Select Committee said what so many women concerned about gender self-ID have been saying: organisations need clear guidance on what the law says on single sex services, and the...
A Sheffield woman has been hauled before the city’s Crown Court after she admitted to possessing over 1,100 indecent images of children, some of which involved kids as young as five.
FairPlayForWomen4) The vast majority of readers will understand the use of the word 'woman' in the headline to mean an adult female. The perpetrator of the crime is not a female, either biologically or legally, so calling the person a 'woman' is misleading and distorting
Victoria Hood is the founder and manager of Team Jadan-Weldtite, a British all-female cycling team. Two years ago she was national masters champion in two disciplines. Victoria spoke at our #WPUKFairPlay meeting on 10th July to a capacity crowd of...
Tweeting as @FondOfBeetles, developmental biologist Dr Emma Hilton has helped many of us understand the science behind the differences between the male and female sex and how that translates to sporting performance. Sport is meaningless without fair...
FairPlayForWomenHere you can read the transcript of the speech given by developmental biologist Dr Emma Hilton @FondOfBeetles at #WPUKFairPlay. Enjoy!
Guest post by Greater Manchester ReSisters. We are a group of lesbian women (and a couple of allies) from Lancashire and Greater Manchester Resisters who attended Lancaster Pride on June 22nd to demonstrate support for lesbian visibility and protest...
Sydney, AU – Sport Australia has joined with the Australian Human Rights Commission and the Coalition of Major Professional and Participation Sports to establish national guidelines intended to make sports “inclusive” for individuals who identify as...
FairPlayForWomenIt is not a human right for males to compete in female sport. "Sport Australia has joined with Australian Human Rights Commission to establish national guidelines intended to make sports “inclusive” for individuals who identify as transgender"
Professor Michele Moore is an expert in Inclusive Education and Disability Studies. She leads human rights projects across the world to support children, the...
FairPlayForWomenProf Moore calls for more research into the policy of affirmation for children who self-ID as trans. There is now a campaign to get her sacked from her role as editor of Disability & Society @JDisSoc. Listen here & ask yourself what's going on. #bullying
The mind-boggling advice comes in a booklet produced by LGBT Youth Scotland in a section on 'Contraception and safer sex tools'.
FairPlayForWomen"‘It’s belittling our history that now men are claiming they are lesbians. If they are encouraging lesbians to have sex with men then, as far as I’m concerned, that is being heterosexual."
The British influencer and columnist Paris Lees announced a partnership with P&G on Tuesday
FairPlayForWomen"A hair care partnership was the obvious choice, she said: it was a key signifier that she was female when she was going through her transition as a teen". Having long hair does not make you female. Sexist claptrap
FairPlayForWomen"...the presumption that the irreversible physiological changes that take place during puberty cannot be erased by testosterone reduction, it is difficult to see how a very inclusive policy could be justified". Great work by philosopher @aaron_smuts