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Final Four Banner Drop for Transgender Rights

Final Four Banner Drop for Transgender Rights

LGBT activists and allies hoping to impress NCAA’s president about the importance of his continued support engaged in a direct action Sunday at the women’s final four. Soulforce board member D.J. talks about why she’s doing this… Decisions about the immediate future of NCAA championships in North Carolina and potentially Texas due to discriminatory state laws […]

Federal Appeals Court Rules in Favor Of Trans Rights, NC Gov. McCrory Reacts

Federal Appeals Court Rules in Favor Of Trans Rights, NC Gov. McCrory Reacts

A federal appeals court admonished a district judge, sending the case back to the judge, setting a crucial legal precedent for future transgender civil rights cases. The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of 16-year-old Glouster VA trans student Gavin Grimm. Although it’s not an outright win it’s better as it sets […]

Minnesota GOP submits bill to strip newly adopted trans-inclusive policies from all schools

Minnesota GOP submits bill to strip newly adopted trans-inclusive policies from all schools

  The Minnesota G.O.P. has introduced a comprehensive bill that will eliminate all gender inclusive policies adopted by all Minnesota School districts and repeal the Transgender Athlete policy recently passed. Senate bill SF 1543 was introduced on Friday by Republicans David M. Brown, Mary Kiffmeyer, Carrie Ruud, Dave Thompson and Torrey Westrom. The Student Physical […]