Feb 6 • 1HR 1M

Dennis Noel Kavanagh on the State of the Gender War in the US and UK

A conversation across the pond

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Me and Matt survey where we are legally on gender type cases in the US and UK -

Dennis Noel Kavanagh graciously agreed to help me understand the dramatic changes to the legal landscape in the UK. I tried to help him navigate our patchwork political system and our federal courts. Errata: I mentioned the Heritage Society when I was of course referring to the Heritage Foundation. Tim Griffin is the attorney general of Arkansas, not Alabama. Arkansas is in the US Eighth Circuit. Here is a map showing which states have a Republican (red) trifecta, Democratic (blue) trifecta, or a split in power between governor, state representative, and state senate.


This is the postmortem analysis of the Arkansas case by Unyielding Bicyclist, which I recommend.

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