Transgender & Intersex: Recently Filed

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What Now? A Reaction to Chad Griffin's Apology

Filed by Brynn Tannehill | September 12, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Chad Griffin's apology on behalf of HRC to the transgender community is great. But we also need to know what the organization will do to more effectively represent the trans community.Read More

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Chad Griffin Apologies to Trans Community on Behalf of HRC

Filed by John M. Becker | September 05, 2014 | 2:20 PM | comments

In a keynote speech this afternoon to the Southern Comfort Conference, Chad Griffin formally apologized for HRC's turbulent relationship with and past mistreatment of the transgender community, and pledged to do better. Read More


Wikipedia Bans U.S. House Computer After Anti-Trans Edits

Filed by John M. Becker | August 21, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

A computer in the U.S. House of Representatives has been blocked by Wikipedia after someone made a series of transphobic edits to the site.Read More

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Labor Department Vows to Enforce Trans Protections

Filed by John M. Becker | August 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Yesterday, the Labor Department issued guidance announcing that federal contractors and subcontractors cannot discriminate in employment on the basis of gender identity and transgender status. Read More

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New Jersey School Reverses Course on Trans Teen

Filed by John M. Becker | August 19, 2014 | 6:00 PM | comments

A New Jersey middle school has reversed course and will allow a transgender teenager to attend school as herself. They will also work with LGBT groups to ensure a trans-inclusive learning environment. Read More