A 14-year-old Virginia girl has lashed out at her school district — claiming that its policy to allow transgender children use female locker rooms is “dangerous” and “rooted in sexism.”
“Two years ago, I was told policy 1040 was just an umbrella philosophy and you weren’t going to allow boys into the girls’ locker rooms. But here you are doing just that,” eighth-grader Jolene Grover told the school district in a board meeting Tuesday, Fox News reported.
Grover was referring to the Loudoun County Public Schools’ recent 8350 policy, which states in a draft that “students should be allowed to use the facility that corresponds to their gender identity,” according to the news outlet.
The teen, who was wearing a shirt that read “Woman is female,” defiantly told the board members: “Everyone knows what a boy is – even you.”
“Your proposed policies are dangerous and rooted in sexism,” she added.
The middle-schooler then argued that “modern identities” are