Voices from the debate over Kansas’ transgender sports bill

Hosted By: Noah Taborda - March 1, 2021


Last week, the Kansas Senate Education Committee held a hearing on a bill forbidding any team designated for females to be open to students of the “male sex.”

Champions of Senate Bill 208 said it would preserve hard-fought opportunities won by feminists for equal participation in athletics and guarantee a level playing field for girls and women.

Opponents of the bill said it would provide legal authority to further marginalize people faced with discrimination and would obviously be challenged in court as unconstitutional.

Read more about last week’s debate.


Noah Taborda

reporter, Kansas Reflector