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The Trans Gender Sports Debate — The BFD

On July 26th, I skyped my brother in the UK. It was his birthday. Inevitably, the subject of the Olympics came up, and knowing that I am a sports fanatic, he asked if I was watching. I said no. “What? Not the sailing, the rugby, the equestrian? Not those divers with the great bodies? None…

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First Transgender Woman to Compete at Olympic Games Signals the Death Knell of Female Sport — The BFD

Robert Bridgestrategic-culture.org It seems ridiculous to have to remind anyone of the obvious anatomical differences between males and females, but such is the state of the current world we live in. Laurel Hubbard will go down in the history books at the Tokyo Olympics as the first transgender athlete to compete at the Games. But…

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Get Ready For A ‘Woke’ Olympics — The Daily Wire

The Olympics in Tokyo this year is set to be the most political yet, and the games haven’t even started. Athletes who otherwise would receive little to no attention are making various political statements, gaining them praise in the media and adoration from more famous athletes. Take the example of a hammer thrower, who turned…

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Female Weightlifter Suffers Tragic Testicle Injury Just Weeks Before Tokyo Olympics — The Wentworth Report

Female Weightlifter Suffers Tragic Testicle Injury Just Weeks Before Tokyo Olympics. By the Babylon Bee (nb: satrical). 100% totally female weightlifter Laurel Hubbard was forced to bid farewell to her Olympic dreams yesterday after a tragic accident left her with a severely lacerated testicle. Hubbard would have been the first transgender woman to compete in…

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RNZ Bans Comments on Laurel Hubbard Stories — The BFD

Dr David CuminSpokespersonFree Speech Union Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard, 43, is set to make history as the Olympic Games’ first transgender Olympian. But our national broadcaster, Radio New Zealand, has banned people from commenting on articles that discuss Hubbard’s participation on the broadcaster’s Facebook page. This move was also made by the New Zealand Herald,…

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Two Testosterone Tales — The BFD | Media

 

New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard won two gold medals at the recent Pacific Games. Hubbard, 41, was born as a bloke named Gavin. Laurel took double gold in the women’s over-87kg category at the Samoa 2019 games. Some people feel that this is tantamount to cheating. If Gavin couldn’t win as a bloke, they say,…

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Looking through the wrong end of the telescope — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

Some people insist on looking at life through the wrong end of the telescope and their alternative reality when practised en masse can soon become established as the accepted reality. This happens because very few people are prepared to point out the obvious; which is that they are looking at the issue the wrong way…

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Face of the day — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

The boss of Australian weightlifting has demanded that Kiwi transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard be banned from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games because she has an unfair advantage over female rivals. […] “Ultimately, it is our strong view that weightlifting has always been a gender-specific sport, male and female, not a competition among individuals of various levels of…

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Backlash from Australia against transgender weightlifter — Family First NZ

NewsTalk ZB 24 November 2017Family First Comment: It was always going to end in tears…#DenyingBiology Australia’s weightlifting chief says New Zealand’s selection of transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard will create an uneven playing field at next year’s Commonwealth Games. Hubbard, who will compete in the 90kg-plus division on the Gold Coast, will be the first transgender…

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