Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Saturday, January 18, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Day 27° Partly Cloudy

Huckleberries Online

Leroy: Transgender ruling disastrous

The Obama Administration has done it this time! Its edict to public schools on transgender access to restrooms is nothing less than a national disaster. Remarkably, it assumes that character for a multiplicity of interested persons and affected parties. For the formerly sovereign states, it represents the latest and most gross admission of their impotence. To schools, it testifies that even toilets and showers are now beyond their disciplinary control. For the LGBT community, it apparently recognizes that individual needs and sensitivities can no longer be appropriately negotiated with humane local administrators. Even for President Obama and Hillary Clinton, it may well be the nasty mandate which elects Donald Trump/David Leroy, former Republican attorney general, Idaho Statesman. More here.

Read more here:

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

Follow Dave online: