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Smith College Students Continue Fight Over
“Discriminatory” Policy On Transgender Applicants

Buzzfeed, by Tony Merevick*

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Posted By:PChristopher, 4/22/2014 2:26:47 AM

Dozens of students plan to protest at Smith College on Thursday due to what they say is the women’s school’s refusal to make its admissions process more inclusive for transgender women after students’ negotiations with administrators failed. The Northampton, Mass., school came under fire last spring for its admissions policy after Calliope Wong, a transgender woman, was rejected because a federal student aid form identified her as male, even though she identifies as female. Since then, activists from the Smith Q&A student organization have pressed administrators to make a key change to the policy

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Well, I identify as a heterosexual male who is, to quote my chiropractor, ´sick and tired of all this gay cr**!´ Parents need to force their kids back to class or they can pay their own way! And Calliope? Really? Mythology aside, it´s more telling that she named herself after a circus pipe organ.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: DW626, 4/22/2014 4:01:03 AM     (No. 9819622)

I hope it rains on their parade/protest.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: seminolesecure, 4/22/2014 4:06:12 AM     (No. 9819625)

Calliope Wong!?! Of course it could be worse. Her name could be Harmonica Johnson.

Reminds me of the 80´s song by R.E.M., "it´s the end of the world as we know it.."

Mister

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 4/22/2014 7:33:14 AM     (No. 9819727)

I remember when you would have to pay to see one of these tranny freaks at a circus or carnival. I didn´t then and don´t want to now! But I´m being forced because there are so many of them that our tax dollars must be used to build special bathrooms or whatever else their next unreasonable demand might be. Move to India where you can just squat in the street.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 4/22/2014 9:21:37 AM     (No. 9819867)

LONG past the point at which the term "discrimination" should have lost any import whatever. There is absolutely nothing wrong with discrimination in general.
Yes, we can tell the difference, a.k.a. discern a distinction, a.k.a. "discriminate", between a female and a surgically mutilated victim of currently-fashionable psychobabble. So?
If these doofi are unable to deal with that, then they´re probably not smart enough to be in college anyway. Is there space available in a local sheltered workshop?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Susannah, 4/22/2014 10:34:52 AM     (No. 9820014)

Smith has no dormitories nor sororities; the students live in "houses," two to a bedroom. All bathrooms are also shared. If the unnamed transfer student is accepted, how comfortable will the young women be living with him? Particularly the one who has to share a bedroom with him?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/22/2014 10:48:50 AM     (No. 9820045)

OK, since you perverts are so insistant...

YOU are hereby required to follow all rules for Males AND Females. You get NO rules for yourselves.

Happy Now?

ps. You have to relieve yourselves in the generic locker room on the north end of the campus, you may NOT use facilities for Males or Females. If you are late to class, you get an F.



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