Showing posts with label protections. Show all posts
Showing posts with label protections. Show all posts

23 March 2019

civil rights - Manchin not supporting Equality Act based on protections for vulnerable, transgender people

Erin Beck
The Register-Herald


ezs note:  Just yer friendly family meetin'...

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27 December 2018

lead story - For Transgender and Nonbinary Protections, California Came First

Lesley McClurg
KQED


San Francisco, CA

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20 December 2018

lead story - Gov. John Kasich revives anti-discrimination protections for transgender state workers

Jeremy Pelzer
cleveland.com


Columbus, OH

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ezs note:  Uh, nice move, Gov. Kasich.  Of course, it would have been nicer if you hadn't f***ed up in the first place... 

07 December 2018

Kansas - Kelly will reinstate protections for LGBT state workers in Kansas

Jonathan Shorman
The Wichita Eagle


Wichita, KS

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07 November 2018

lead story - Massachusetts voters uphold transgender rights protections

Faith Karimi, Emanuella Grinberg
CNN

 Massachusetts

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ezs note:  Thank you, Massachusetts!

29 October 2018

lead story - What Transgender Means to Me

Sara Rimer
BU Today


Boston University, Boston, MA

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06 September 2018

civil rights - Gov. Bryant: Transgender People Do Not Deserve Hiring Protections

Ashton Pittman
Jackson Free Press


Jackson, MS

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ezs note:  Mississippians - Gov. Phil Bryant is term-limited, so he cannot run for another term.  What you can do is hook up with your state legislator and let him/her know that you are against Bryant's cockamamie idea, and he should rescind it.

26 June 2018

civil rights - SPLC seeks documents detailing rollback of protections for transgender people in prison

Staff
Southern Poverty Law Center


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19 January 2018

08 September 2017

Marriage Could Offer More Protections to Transgender Couples

Kimberly Lawson
Brides


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01 June 2017

State Democrats push for protections for transgender people

Cara Lombardo
Stamford Advocate


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ezs note:  people of Wisconsin - YOU can help this effort to go forward.  Please call your your member of the state house and state senate and urge them to vote YES on this worthy bill.  And if you haven't voted yet, go and register now!

23 February 2017

Laverne Cox speaks out against Trump's rollback of protections for transgender students

Marie Solis
Mic


Laverne Cox

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