Showing posts with label Georgia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Georgia. Show all posts

13 October 2018

28 September 2018

Georgia - Georgia: UN expert to assess human rights of LGBT persons

UNHCR
Scoop

Tbilisi, Georgia

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please press:  www.scoop.co.nz

16 June 2018

Mexico/USA - Transgender Mexican woman in Georgia wins asylum after legal battle

Jeremy Redmon
Atlanta Journal-Constitution


El caballito de Tolsá, Mexico

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please press:  www.myajc.com

05 April 2018

24 February 2018

Georgia - Georgia Department of Corrections has first openly transgender employee

Elizabeth Friedly
Georgia Voice


Rogers State Prison, Reidsville, GA

Credit:  http://chronicle.augusta.com/sites/default/files/editorial/images/spotted/51/518668.jpg

please press:  thegavoice.com

09 November 2017

Georgia - Transgender Georgians are being left to die

Sean Williams
The Week (from Latterly)


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please press:  theweek.com

21 October 2017

Brunswick, Georgia


estimated transgender population:  95* (rounded up)

Credit:  http://www.goldenisles.com/files/photos/gi_page/00428h.jpg

ezs note:  The southernmost major port in the United States, Brunswick, Georgia was a major supplier of Liberty ships during World War II.  Come on down and see!

02 September 2017

Americus, Georgia


average transgender population: 57 
(rounded up)*

Credit:  http://www.preserveamerica.gov/images/GA%20Americus_hotel.jpg

ezs note:  Well, it's time for us to visit Americus, Georgia!  The Windsor Hotel, Habitat for Humanity, The Roslyn Center for Caregiving - all here for you to see!

Credit:  UCLA

12 August 2017

Eastman, Georgia


Eastman, GA

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ezs note:  Ridin' down the rails - this time, we'll see Eastman, Georgia! Woo-hoo!

28 June 2017

HRC Mourns Ava Le’Ray Barrin, Trans Woman Killed in Georgia

Gabe Murchison
HRC


Ava Le’Ray Barrin

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please press:  http://www.hrc.org

17 May 2017

Transgender advocate from Georgia who took on judge dies

Kimberley Richardson
WSB-TV


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ezs note:  Rest in peace, Rowan...

22 March 2017

More Than 115 Anti-LGBTQ Bills Introduced in 30 States

Staff
HRC


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please press:  http://www.hrc.org

ezs note:  In virtually every case, you should call both the state representative AND state senator.  In every case, you should state your sentiments AGAINST the bill.  Here are the states you should watch for:

Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

Good luck!

13 March 2017

What’s Next for Gay and Transgender Students?

Elaine Korry
Youth Today


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08 February 2017

The late Coretta Scott King regarding Jeff Sessions

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01 February 2017

Stevens: Support Boy Scouts on transgender decision

Heidi Stevens
Athens Banner-Herald


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