Cook County to House Biological Males in Women's Jails if They Identify as Female


The worthy goal is to protect transgendered folks from abuse. But the means? Requiring women to live with biological males in jail. The story includes this priceless quote:

"You've got people who are in every way a woman — but for their genitalia — who are being placed in male prisons," said John Knight, director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Project of the ACLU of Illinois."