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Amended Indiana RFRA offers exclusions for transgender people

Amended Indiana RFRA offers exclusions for transgender people

In a Thursday morning press conference, state Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R) and House Speaker Brian Bosma (R) said they came up with the new language after speaking with business and civic leaders. The news is filled with the catch phrase “LGBT protections included” but does the amended Religious Freedom Restoration Act include […]

Driver killed at the NSA gate identified as Transgender woman Mya Shawatza Hall

Driver killed at the NSA gate identified as Transgender woman Mya Shawatza Hall

Friends have verified that Mya Shawatza Hall, the driver of the stolen SUV was a transgender woman who lived in Baltimore. Friends have also said that Mya was a drug addicted sex worker who lived in a downtown abandoned building. The AP contacted Kayla Brooks, who works at a transgender outreach program in Baltimore. she […]

The USA Needs a Gender Identity Law Comparable to Argentina’s

The USA Needs a Gender Identity Law Comparable to Argentina’s

Anyone who has transitioned knows about the difficulties of correcting ones gender marker and name on their legal identification documents. This process shouldn’t be hard, I mean the physical process of transitioning is difficult enough and then there are the hassles of dealing with the ignorance of some people and the bigotry of others. Why […]

Watch: Indiana Gov. Pense refuse to answer Stephanopoulos when asked if the RFRA allows discrimination

Watch: Indiana Gov. Pense refuse to answer Stephanopoulos when asked if the RFRA allows discrimination

Gov. Pence signs the IRFRA into law while the present and former directors of the Indiana chapter of the American Family association, a known extremist Islamophobic, racist, homophobic and transphobic organization looks on in approval. Reporters were not allowed at the signing ceremony by the direction of Pense who said media was ‘misrepresenting’ the bill’s […]

Corporations follow suit as San Francisco Mayor bans city funded travel to Indiana

Corporations follow suit as San Francisco Mayor bans city funded travel to Indiana

With the signing of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), it is now legal to deny transgender, gay, and black people access to public accommodations in Indiana. Indiana Governor Mike Pence says the law is misunderstood. Pence blames the media for what he said is the public’s “misunderstanding’ about the intent of the RFRA which he […]

Virginia School Board reverses itself and bans Trans students from bathrooms

Virginia School Board reverses itself and bans Trans students from bathrooms

Tenth grader trans man Gavin Grimm will now have to use the girls bathroom at School or the Nurse’s restroom. Grimm was using the correct restroom until hate mongers stirred up enough discontent among parents to force the board to reconsider. “There have been some parents in the community, or rather adults, that have had […]

Thirteen Year Old Boy Comes Out As Transgender To His School

Thirteen Year Old Boy Comes Out As Transgender To His School

An incredibly brave young man, Tom Sosnik, having faced a lifetime of discomfort with his physical sex has chosen to address these issues and become the person he was always meant to be.  In a very courageous act Tom has chosen to come out to his school with a very moving speech that not only […]

Spring Into Love #TransLivesMatter rally shuts down Beverly Center

Spring Into Love #TransLivesMatter rally shuts down Beverly Center

Dozens of transgender and gender non-conforming protesters shut down a busy intersection in southern California to highlight transphobic violence Friday. There have been four transgender people murdered in Southern California since the year began. With police helicopter hovering above protesters expressed frustration at police for not paying attention to their day-to-day safety, noting that if […]

Tennessee Church Sign – ‘Remember, Satan Was The First To Demand Equal Rights’

Tennessee Church Sign – ‘Remember, Satan Was The First To Demand Equal Rights’

A community was left in shock as Knoxville Baptist Tabernacle Church members changed their sign to read ‘Remember, Satan was the first to demand equal rights.’ Pastor Tony Greene insists that everyone who has spoken out against the sign has simply misread it, or misunderstands the message he is trying to send.  ‘Our sign referencing […]

ST. Paul MN Schools Pass Gender Inclusion Policy

ST. Paul MN Schools Pass Gender Inclusion Policy

As expected, the Gender Inclusion Policy passed the St. Paul Minnesota School Board unanimously on March 17th with no opposition from the general public and a noticeable absence of the Child Protection League PAC [CPL PAC] and Minnesota Family Council [MNFC]. The St Paul Public Schools [SPPS ] began their conversation about the gender inclusion […]