The Biden administration is preparing to make changes to Title IX that some parent organizations believe are “blurring and in effect erasing women.” They also say that these amendments to the language would ultimately spell danger for students.
Before Biden took office, Title IX’s sex-based protections were linked to the definitions of “biological sex, male or female” under Former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
In March of 2021, President Biden signed an executive order to review these protections. In hopes of looking more closely at the role of gender identity.
Now, Biden and his administration are aiming to change the definition of “sex” to