Transgender instructor speaks on Wilfrid Laurier University controversy

 

Wilfrid Laurier University has been the sight of controversy since the release of a disciplinary hearing for Teaching Assistant, Lindsay Shepherd. There has been a great deal of discussion about the limits between free speech and the rights of transgender and genderqueer individuals. We spoke with a transgender instructor at Laurier to get their take on the issue.

By Matthew De Vette-Johnston