hillfarmer wrote: It is easy to see why transgenders are having so much difficulty being treated fairly and having a chance at achieving their dreams. They face bigotry and hatred on a regular basis. On the other hand it is heartening to see some of the thoughtful and balanced comments in this thread.
hillfarmer wrote: I’ll ignore your obligatory ad hominem comment, but as to the rest; why? Why not simply let sports be non-gender focused. Let the best person win.
Can you show us some scientific evidence that a person born with female DNA has male instincts? If a person thinks they are a cat, do they have feline instincts or is it more likely they have a disorder in their brain?
hillfarmer wrote: So what? Is there something wrong with realizing what your real gender is and then following your instincts?