"Trans children participating in sports is not a national emergency or a Texas emergency; these attacks on trans kids certainly are"
Depriving citizens by direct state action would be flagrantly unconstitutional, Texas contrived an unprecedented & transparent scheme instead
The 16-year-old junior was denied access by a teacher to female restrooms and locker rooms and told she was not "actually a girl."
"Under the guise of protecting children- Texas legislators are directly harming thousands of transgender & nonbinary youth"
The Texas Legislature has deputized the State's citizens as bounty hunters, offering them cash prizes for civilly prosecuting their neighbors
SB 8 should alarm the LGBTQ community as we also find ourselves the targets of religious and right-wing ideologues
Democrat lawmakers said they plan return but they will not return to the Texas Capitol to attend any future special sessions called by Abbott
The exodus is intended to deny the legislature the quorum needed to approve any of the measures on Abbott's special-session agenda
"Discriminating against transgender youth is a higher priority than addressing the real problems affecting ALL Texans today"
"Jalen shattered a lavender ceiling in Texas, and it came as right-wing state legislators target LGBTQ people."