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Senator Frank Artiles, Florida Bathroom Bill author, resigns after racist, sexist screed

Senator Frank Artiles, Florida Bathroom Bill author, resigns after racist, sexist screed

Florida lawmaker Frank Artiles, whose name has become synonymous with transphobia, resigned Friday in the aftermath of a racist misogynistic bar room rant on Monday. As regrettable as this is, these turn of events comes as no surprise. The LGBT community has learned that bigotry, as exhibited by Frank Artiles, is an invasive malady, not […]

Hate group’s threat halts reading of “I am Jazz” at Wisconson elementary school

Hate group’s threat halts reading of “I am Jazz” at Wisconson elementary school

The ‘liberty council’ a known hate group, threatened a Madison elementary school with a lawsuit if they read “I am Jazz” as  planned. The Mount Horeb Primary Center had scheduled the Nov. 19th reading followed by a discussion to help a transgender student’s classmates understand what it means to be transgender. Read how the town […]

Florida Legislator Frank Artiles wants to put transgender youth Jazz Jennings in jail

Florida Legislator Frank Artiles wants to put transgender youth Jazz Jennings in jail

  Florida Representative Frank Artiles incensed over Miami-Dade county’s trans-inclusive human rights ordinance has submitted a bill which if passed would criminalize trans people who need to pee. Artiles is not worried if the bill he introduced last week will create problems for transgender people, he told BuzzFeed News because using the restroom is a […]