Rapinoe to Girls Displaced By Trans Athletes: Tough Luck


Posted: Jun 21, 2022 11:50 AM

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US Women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe has a clear message to young girls who may be displaced on their high school or college team by a male identifying as a female: Tough luck, hun… trans rights and politics are more important than your dreams and aspirations. 

“I’m 100% supportive of trans inclusion,” Rapinoe told Time Magazine in an exclusive interview. She went on to frame the entire issue in the context of partisan politics, blaming conservatives for the current controversy surrounding men competing in women’s athletics. 

“Frankly, I think what a lot of people know is versions of the right’s talking points because they’re very loud. They’re very consistent, and they’re relentless,” she said.

As to how allowing men to compete against women might be unfair, Rapinoe held nothing back in her contempt for young girls who might look to her as a role model and hope to follow in her footsteps as a world champion in women’s sports. 

“I would also encourage everyone out

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