“Don’t Say Gay” is “discriminatory law” and “threatens the decades of progress we’ve made in creating safer schools for everyone”
“Today alone, on the eve of Transgender Day of Visibility, three anti-trans bills were signed into law across the country"
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona noted it would contravene Title IX, which bars discrimination on the basis of sex in education
In addition to being the first lesbian confirmed as U.S. ambassador, she is also the first out LGBTQ person of color confirmed to the role
Top three picks have had engagements- not all positive- past actions & statements on LGBTQ+ issues may factor into the confirmation process
The whole country is waiting for the Supreme Court to decide on one of the most serious challenges to abortion rights since the Roe v. Wade
These irreversible genital reconstruction surgeries usually performed when intersex children are infants have lifelong consequences
Alarms were set off in legal circles as some argued that Obergefell v. Hodges - the same-sex marriage decision, would be in danger
Study after study has shown that bullying & harassment in schools has long-lasting & dangerous repercussions for mental health of students
"Trans children participating in sports is not a national emergency or a Texas emergency; these attacks on trans kids certainly are"