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For Immediate Release: Trump Signs Discriminatory Anti-Transgender Military Directive August 25, 2017 at 7:26 pm Today President Trump signed an unnecessary and divisive directive that bans the military from recruiting transgender service members, and bans the Department of Defense from providing necessary medical care for current transgender service members.
#TransVisible: A Resource for Parents and Guardians August 22, 2017 at 2:28 pm Parents and guardians play a critical role in ensuring that all students have access to safe and respectful learning environments that they need to succeed.
Tap Into Change for Equality Texas! August 21, 2017 at 2:23 pm Tap Into Change runs through August 31 at 19 participating locations. Through the “Tap Into Change Program” 15 cents from every MillerCoors product sold will be donated to Equality Texas!
#TransVisible: Attending Kenne McFadden’s Memorial August 15, 2017 at 10:51 am Last Tuesday evening, I attended a vigil for Kenne McFadden in San Antonio.
Dan Patrick’s shady plan. August 12, 2017 at 2:09 pm DANGER: We're hearing rumors that the Senate will try to pass a school finance bill with bad anti-transgender “bathroom bill” amendments TODAY.
Our phones MUST stay on! August 11, 2017 at 2:47 pm Every day, we're generating 600 phone calls to lawmakers urging them to reject anti-transgender "bathroom bills." And it's working! There's been no movement on "bathroom bills" since July 27th.
Not out of the woods yet! August 9, 2017 at 3:05 pm Only one more week until the end of special session.
#TransTuesday: Four Transgender Men from Texas August 8, 2017 at 7:30 am This #TransTuesday, Equality Texas continues a conversation between four transgender men from Houston, Dallas and San Antonio about what the “anti-trans bathroom bill” is saying to our trans community.
I was assaulted for being transgender August 5, 2017 at 7:50 pm Discriminatory "bathroom bills" are dangerous, friend.
For Immediate Release: Equality Texas’ Statement Regarding Spike in Calls to Suicide Hotline August 3, 2017 at 11:12 am Late last night, the Trevor Project – the nation’s largest LGBTQ youth crisis intervention and suicide prevention organization – issued a press statement about the amount of incoming calls, text messages and online chats they’ve received from transgender youth.