Ethiopian legislation would make criminal sentences of LGBT 'non pardonable"
As the devastating anti-LGBT laws spread through several African countries, the Ethiopian government now proposes a new bill. The new bill would add potency to an already existing law making living as LGBT even more difficult than before.
California Governor signs law giving trans people easier access to updated ID documents
California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that will allow transgender people in the state easier access to changing the name and gender marker on their legal identification.
Take action: support transgender students' school success
California's School Success and Opportunity Act is an important bill that would protect transgender students by ensuring that they can access school accommodations that affirm their gender identity, and can participate in the same sports teams and other school activities as their peers do.
Massachusetts Legislature Passes Transgender Equal Rights Bill; Important Work Remains
Today the Commonwealth of Massachusetts continues its longstanding tradition of promoting equality by passing the Tra
Michigan: Responsible Reporting in the Wake of Problematic Anti-Bullying Law
Story to Watch: New Bill to Mandate Inclusion of LGBT Youth in Federally Funded Sex-Ed Classes
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) last week introduced the “Real Education for Healthy Youth Act,” aimed at educating teenagers about LGBT people and issues in federally funded sex education programs.