Tom Perez edged out Keith Ellison to be the new DNC chair. They get the latter's identity-politics obsession, but with an Establishment face.
A young woman in Texas gets an athletic title she doesn't deserve. The Chicago Tribune's story about it has a glaring inaccuracy six words into the first sentence:
Speaking of people deeply confused about who they are, Rachel Dolezal's fortunes are not exactly on the uptick:A 17-year-old transgender
boycompleted an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism from those who believe the testosterone he's taking as he transitions from female to male created an unfair advantage.The family of Mack Beggs has said he would rather be wrestling boys, but state policy calls for students to wrestle against the gender listed on their birth certificates. So the junior from Euless Trinity beat Chelsea Sanchez 12-2 in the 110-pound weight class to improve to 56-0 and earn the championship.
Chicago names a section of roadway after FALN terrorist Oscar Lopez-Rivera.