Leonard Pitts, Jr., in considering the nuances of privacy in locker rooms and other facilities, gets to the point (emphasis added):
Which is, of course, nothing more than a new iteration of the old canard about lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender people as sexual predators. You will notice that nobody is contemplating new laws to protect children from Dennis Hastert.
That’s because protecting children is not the point. The exploitation and manipulation of fear is.