BLOGThe Message is Clear – Our Girls’ Privacy and Safety Doesn’t Matter

By Katie Heller Posted on: | May 18, 2016
Last Friday, the Obama administration sent a letter to all public schools and universities that reinforce its political goals that force young girls and women to share a bathroom and locker room with members of the opposite-sex.

This week, Alliance Defending Freedom Legal Counsel Kate Anderson raised her voice against these policies that send a clear message to our girls—your right to privacy and safety doesn’t matter anymore. 

 

“Worse still is the message these policies send to girls. You must accept an invasion of your privacy. There is no safe space in this school for you. Your sense of modesty and privacy mean nothing up against a boy’s desire to use your locker room and restroom. No one cares about the adolescent embarrassments and struggles unique to you because you were born with a girl’s body. And worse yet, there is something wrong with you if you feel uncomfortable changing your clothes or using the restroom with a biological male.”


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Katie Heller

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Katie Heller is a native of Atlanta who found her way to the deserts of Arizona after graduating from Franciscan University of Steubenville with a B.A. in Theology and Catechetics.

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