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LGBT Fund cuts off the ACLU as trans rights go to the Supreme court

LGBT Fund cuts off the ACLU as trans rights go to the Supreme court

A war has begun within the LGBT community dividing advocacy groups from community and funders from recipients. One of the largest backers of the LGBT agenda, the Gill Foundation, cut off the ACLU because of their unfaltering backing of laws regarding transgender people’s access to public accommodations. The timing of this couldn’t be worse as […]

Facilities Access For Transgender Students Goes To The Supreme Court

Facilities Access For Transgender Students Goes To The Supreme Court

The case of Gavin Grimm, 17 year old student from Gloucester County, Virginia regarding public school bathroom and locker room accommodation for transgender students will be heard by the US Supreme Court. The decision to hear the case was announced late Friday, and promises to solve the issue once and for all. This case marks the first […]

Dismissal of Planet Fitness Lawsuit a watershed for trans rights

Dismissal of Planet Fitness Lawsuit a watershed for trans rights

On the 11th of January, the court dismissed a lawsuit filed by Yvette Cormier which alleged Planet Fitness’ policy on gender identity created a hostile and offensive environment for women and children, claiming that allowing a transgender women into the locker room is an invasion of privacy that also impedes on civil rights. Even the […]

Glendale AZ considers adding Transgender protections to anti Bias law

Glendale AZ considers adding Transgender protections to anti Bias law

On June 18th Glendale Arizona officials have hosted the second of the scheduled four meetings giving residents an opportunity to discuss adding gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, U.S. military status, marital status or familial status to Glendale’s anti Bias laws. The city allowed the 80 people who attended the first two meetings to remain […]

Student who organized SDSU ‘shit in’ harassed by a student in the men’s room and told to leave by staff

Student who organized SDSU ‘shit in’ harassed by a student in the men’s room and told to leave by staff

Back in October San Diego State University students from Trans* Action and Advocacy Student Coalition(TAASC) held a “Shit In on campus. The TAASC force placed five toilets in front of Hepner Hall and invited people to take selfies. They hoped to raise awareness of the need for safe spaces for trans people, but in the process, […]