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Supreme Court Sides With Trans Students in PA Bathroom Case

Supreme Court Sides With Trans Students in PA Bathroom Case

Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) lost a landmark case today when the Supreme Court let a Federal Judge’s ruling stand which gives transgender students the right to use of the restroom that corresponds with their gender expression. Students represented by the ADF filed a lawsuit seeking to stop the Boyertown High School transgender bathroom policy. The […]

Texas Gov to starve children rather than follow Obama on Transgender Rights

Texas Gov to starve children rather than follow Obama on Transgender Rights

Following a letter from the Obama administration calling for all schools across America to allow transgender students access to the bathroom facilities that match their gender identity or risk facing the loss of millions of dollars in funding it would appear that the state of Texas would rather go to war over the issue than […]

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

51 Families Sue School District, Claiming Transgender Student Is Ruining Lives

Last year Illinois School District 211 fought a hard legal battle to try and maintain discrimination against a transgender student (only ever identified as ‘Student A’) who wished to have access to facilities that matched their gender identity.  The District failed in its legal battle and was ordered to comply with the Department of Education […]

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

Start Fighting For Transgender Rights

This has been an amazing week for the LGB community. The Supreme Court of the United States of America has made same-sex marriage a constitutional right across all 50 states, ushering in celebrations across the US and even across the globe. It’s been a historic moment for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people, and I don’t […]

Doctor Who Star John Barrowman Tells Trans Community To ‘Lighten Up’ After Using The Word ‘Tranny’

Doctor Who Star John Barrowman Tells Trans Community To ‘Lighten Up’ After Using The Word ‘Tranny’

Openly gay actor John Barrowman has come under fire from members of the trans community once again for comments he made in October last year in which he used the slur word ‘tranny’, then telling members of the transgender community who were offended to ‘lighten up’. The argument originally started in October when Barrowman used […]

Australian MP Peter Abetz says transgender School children shouldn’t be allowed success

Australian MP Peter Abetz says transgender School children shouldn’t be allowed success

MP Peter Abetz belives ‘small pressure groups” have absconded with Australia’s political will while the ‘silent majority’ were busy raising family, working and contributing socially to the community. Isn’t bothered too badly if a transgender child competes in sport but doesn’t think it’s ‘fair’ if one should win. Quoted as saying that Safe Schools programs […]

Texas University Bans Athletes From Same-Sex Relationships

Texas University Bans Athletes From Same-Sex Relationships

LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas has just updated their handbook for student athletes, and have made some shocking changes. According to reports on a number of media websites, it now reads ‘Consistent with our desire to celebrate and model a scriptural approach to sexuality, the university prohibits same-sex dating, behaviours and public advocacy for the […]

MN Family Council Claims Victory for Anti-Transgender Bill

MN Family Council Claims Victory for Anti-Transgender Bill

“We’re going to lose this one today.” Monica Meyer, Executive Director of OutfrontMN said during the Lobby Day kickoff brunch on Saturday referring to HF 844, the omnibus bill for K-12 education that contains an amendment barring students that are transgender the right to use the bathroom that fits their gender. She was right, the […]

Minnesota Republican led House approves trans student bathroom segregation

Minnesota Republican led House approves trans student bathroom segregation

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House wants to restrict transgender students’ access to school locker rooms and bathrooms. Minority Democrats objected fiercely to a Republican move to include the provision in an education budget bill Saturday. The House approved the proposal in a divided voice vote. Rep. Tim Miller’s provision says group locker […]

KY Lawmaker’s bill puts a $2,500 bounty on transgender student’s heads

KY Lawmaker’s bill puts a $2,500 bounty on transgender student’s heads

State Sen. C.B. Embry has declared a transgender emergency. Last Friday Embry submitted KY SB76, a bill which would in effect, encourage students to seek restitution after encountering a gender non conforming person in a school restroom. The bill would allow students to sue for $2,500, plus court costs, “for all psychological, emotional, and physical harm […]

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