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Transcript of Speech by the new CEO of Equality Texas, Ricardo Martinez November 21, 2019 at 3:28 pm I want to use this forum to promise that my leadership will be defined by clarity of purpose and led by the values of transparency, diversity, equity and inclusion, practical and strategic agitation, curiosity, humility and collaboration.
For Immediate Release: Following a National Search Equality Texas Names Ricardo Martinez Chief Executive Officer November 21, 2019 at 12:37 pm
Personal Essay: The Testimony I Should Have Given May 19, 2019 at 11:20 am Every time I have to go and listen to people — including people elected to protect all Texans — talk about how I am a danger or not worthy of the same equality as my neighbors, I feel it.
We urgently need your help today at the Capitol April 17, 2019 at 1:52 pm
Celebrate Transgender Day of Visibility with Me March 31, 2019 at 1:15 pm Trans people will not be erased or forced back into the closet. Please join me in celebrating the vibrant, strong, diverse trans community today on Transgender Day of Visibility.
“Religious Exemption” bills are moving — ACT NOW! February 27, 2019 at 11:24 am
Action Alert: Extremists are on the move! January 24, 2019 at 1:32 pm
Holding the line for LGBTQ rights in Texas during the 2019 Legislative Session January 8, 2019 at 6:30 am Starting today, the Texas Legislature is back at the Capitol — and so is Equality Texas! We wanted to share a preview of what we expect — and our plans to hold the line for LGBTQ rights in Texas.
Support our work today…and your gift could be doubled! December 12, 2018 at 10:42 am An anonymous supporter has generously offered to match every donation we receive before December 28, up to $5,000. Your support will help us educate, motivate, and activate the LGBTQ community and our allies.
Reflections on the 20th Anniversary of Transgender Day of Remembrance November 20, 2018 at 11:43 am Twenty years ago transgender activist Gwendolyn Ann Smith organized an event to memorialize the unsolved murder of Rita Hester, a transgender woman from Allston, Massachusetts. This event has become an annual observance to remember the names of transgender and nonbinary people we have lost.

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