Why I swim against the current of the gender identity cult

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I never would have considered myself a feminist. Yet here I am fighting for the rights of women. There have been two pivotal moments that fortified this advocacy role I’ve undertaken.

The first was on March 18, 2022, when I experienced firsthand the effects of competing against and changing in a locker room with a male at our national championships.

The second defining moment was on April 6, 2023, when I was ambushed and physically attacked on a college campus in California for publicly stating that what happened at the national championships was unfair, unjust and detrimental to women’s rights to privacy and equal opportunity.

Riley Gaines speaks at Pennsylvania State University amid a crowd of supporters and protesters. (Riley

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