PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – The United States, the new epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic, deported 61 Haitian migrants on Tuesday despite fears of further spreading the deadly disease in the poorest country in the Americas.
Aimee Stephens was fired for being trans and brought her case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. On Transgender Day of Visibility, she shares the importance of following visibility with action.
Led by WTA Chairman and CEO Steve Simon, who released an official statement in reaction to former World No.1 Maria Sharapova’s decision to retire, the tennis world reacted to the news on social media.
Our discussion of the tampon tax must include every person who menstruates.
The groups, both named “Behind the Walls” and followed by different spellings of “Illinois Department of Corrections,” each have more than 4,000 members.
Yesterday’s oral argument at the Supreme Court laid bare many of the legal talking points that right-wing attorneys deploy to oppose equality for LGBTQ+ people.
An anti-LGBTQ+ group has filed a complaint saying trans high school athletes violate Title IX.
The Department of Education, which is under Secretary Betsy DeVos has taken up an anti-trans complaint filed by an anti-LGBTQ+ legal group in Connecticut. According to the complaint, the school’s trans-inclusive policy has “denied equal athletic benefits and opportunities for girls” says a new AP report.
Meghan Stabler, the organization’s first and only trans board member, denies trans inclusivity played a part in the ouster of Planned Parenthood’s president.
As the murder rate against trans people reaches an all-time high, a hate group infamous for inciting violence on campuses nationwide hosted a rally against trans people at the University of Missouri – Kansas City on Thursday, April 11, 2019. This was attended by off-campus reactionaries, some even calling for the eradication of trans people. The admin, campus police and KCPD ignored requests from the student body to protect those most at risk, and instead went after the trans students who were there speaking up and protesting in defense of their humanity. Many of us were pepper sprayed, kicked and punched by the police.
Cops should not be able to harass their critics with frivolous lawsuits.