Womens Magazine

Womens Magazine – August 24, 2015

Jeannine Etter interviews Community Activist, Black Lives Matter member and National Poetry Slam champion Theo EJ Wilson, on his viral video “In Defense of Black Women” where Mr. Wilson challenges the toxic narrative that Black women are the sole cause of the destruction of the Black Family.

Then Rebecca Jordan-Young, Tow Associate Professor of Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies at Barnard College and author of Brain Storm: The flaws in the science of sex differences joins Kate Raphael to discuss gender policing and sex testing in sports.  A recent ruling by the International Court of Arbitration for Sport in the case of sprinter Dutee Chand suspended the practice of “hyperandrogenism regulation” by the International Association of Athletics Federations.  Where did this type of sex testing come from, and what does the ruling mean for the future of women’s sports?

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