Posts Tagged: Equality Texas
Creating Culturally Competent Transgender Health Environments Across Texas September 5, 2017 at 1:42 pm Texas Transgender Health Program is a collaborative effort organized by Equality Texas Foundation and Texas Health Institute to improve the health of transgender, gender non-binary, and Intersex Texans.
HB 3859 Goes Into Effect, SB 4 Temporarily Halted September 1, 2017 at 1:34 pm Effective today, LGBTQ foster children and parents in Texas are in trouble.
#TransTuesday: Equality Texas would like to encourage our supporters to share this post with the hashtags #TransVisible, #TexasStrong and #HoustonStrong August 29, 2017 at 9:55 am For today’s #TransTuesday, we’ve pulled together several pictures of Houstonians dedicated to fairness and equality, many of whom have fought alongside the LGBTQ community.
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!
For Immediate Release: Equality Texas Successfully Stops All Discriminatory Legislation Targeting Transgender Texans and Families August 16, 2017 at 11:46 am We did it—we defeated anti-transgender “bathroom bill” legislation!
#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.
For Immediate Release: More Than 50,000 Texans Took Action to Oppose Discriminatory Legislation August 14, 2017 at 10:15 am Today, a group of LGBTQ and civil rights groups -- including the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), Equality Texas, the ACLU of Texas, the Texas Freedom Network and the Transgender Education Network of Texas – delivered a list of signatures from more than 50,000 Texans who have taken action this year to oppose discriminatory anti-transgender legislation such as SB6, HB2899, SB3 and HB46 and other anti-LGBTQ bills considered by Texas lawmakers.
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.