New York Times Editorial Compares Transgender Restroom Access to 'Jim Crow'

A New York Times editorial this morning compared transgender access to restrooms to the civil rights-era struggles against Jim Crow laws as well as women’s rights and Americans with disabilities. The Times argued that banning transgender students from bathrooms that do not align with their sex at birth “reinforce[s] cruel policies that deny dignity to some of the most vulnerable students and subject them to more bullying and stigmatization.”

The piece stated that “access to public...

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