National Center for Transgender Equality

National Center for Transgender Equality

AP/Eric Gray
Politics
The Movement Advancement Project (MAP) has launched a new report, LGBT Policy Spotlight: Public Accommodations Nondiscrimination Laws, that provides a comprehensive overview of the patchwork of federal, state and local protections against discrimination in public spaces. ...
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Politics
The California Legislature Wednesday approved a bill that would create a “bill of rights” for LGBTQ seniors in long-term care. ...
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Health
In many rural areas across the nation, Planned Parenthood is the only option for transgender people to find safe and inclusive care – services that are vital for their health and well-being. ...
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National
A new report shows how profoundly harmful and unnecessary policies that exclude transgender students from school facilities that match their gender can be on these children. ...
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Trans Ad will run during RNC
Politics
An ad depicting the challenges faced by transgender people in accessing public restrooms has been viewed more than 2 million times online. ...
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Transurvey
National
Transgender sex workers reported high levels of harassment and violence, often at the hands of police. ...
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Health
The proposed rules clarify that individuals cannot be denied health care or health care coverage based on their sex, including their gender identity. ...
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Raffi Freedman-Gurspan/Facebook
Politics
Raffi Freedman-Gurspan is the first openly transgender official in history to serve in the White House. ...
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Seattle LGBTQ Task Force/Mayor's Office
Local
In the first seven months of this year, there were 41 anti-LGBTQ hate-based crimes or incidents reported to Seattle police. ...
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Health Local
The court rejected claims that requiring pharmacies to sell certain prescription birth control drugs violated the constitutional rights of pharmacy owners. ...
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