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Portillo in Huffington Post article on bathrooms and gender equity

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Professors Shannon Portillo and Alesha Doan, from the Department of Political Science, wrote for the Huffington Post in the article, "Porcelain and Privilege: Gender Oblivion, Bathrooms and the Push for Equity" Here's an excerpt:

"The recent discussion of bathroom policies in public schools focused on transgender individuals are reminiscent of the bathroom discussions we heard when discussing female integration into combat positions with soldiers in Special Operations."

Read the full article here.

(Left to right: Dr. Portillo, Dr. Doan)


Ruth DeWitt, Communications Manager
KU School of Public Affairs and Administration
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