She was called into the guidance counselor's office and told parents had said her nomination could have been part of a "mean-spirited joke"
The conflict contains all the elements of a classic culture-war story, and national right-wing outlets have glommed on to it
"Forcing anyone to carry documents that contradict their identity is unconstitutional and marks transgender people for further mistreatment"
The Assistant Superintendent said there's been zero incidents of sexual misconduct in school bathrooms since the policy has been in place
Cole has become the poster child for far-right politicians and religious conservatives working to ban these lifesaving medical treatments
“This kind of hostile school climate puts trans youth at greater risk of harassment, mental health challenges or discrimination"
“For Rep. Ragan to instruct one of our public universities what to do, that’s not his job. His job is to make state laws”
In addition to doctors in Arkansas opposing H.B. 1570, major medical organizations opposed this law & similar laws throughout the nation
Incident comes after Greene introduced the “Protect Children’s Innocence Act” that would prohibit medically approved gender affirming health
Adherent of far-right extremist ideology, Chaya Raichik, has wreaked havoc via her account 'Libs of Tik Tok', attacking LGBTQ+ people