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Fourth Circuit Court confirms: Title IX protects trans students from discrimination

Fourth Circuit Court confirms: Title IX protects trans students from discrimination

April 19, 2016

In one of the biggest milestones for our community this year, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has ruled in favor of Gavin Grimm, a transgender boy who was barred from using the boys’ restroom at his Virginia high school.

VICTORY: Tennessee Legislator Withdraws Anti-Trans Bill

Tennessee Legislator Withdraws Anti-Trans Bill

April 18, 2016

With only a few days to go before Tennessee’s state legislature adjourns, the sponsor of the anti-trans HB 2414 withdrew it, ending its chances of moving forward this year.

NCTE Joins Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, Supports National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18, 2016

The National Center for Transgender Equality is honored to join our friends at the

Vicious anti-LGBT bill signed into law in Mississippi

April 5, 2016

Today, the Mississippi government put its stamp on discrimination and created a sweeping license for anyone to target LGBT people under the guise of religion. The Missisippi governor just signed HB 1523—one of the worst anti-LGBT bills in the coun

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March 29, 2016

Tell NC Legislators: Repeal Anti-Trans Law!

Tell North Carolina legislators to repeal the discriminatory House Bill 2.

July 24, 2015

Tell Congress to Support the Equality Act

Urge your members of Congress to support the Equality Act as a co-sponsor.

February 15, 2015

US Trans Survey: Sign up and spread the word

The U.S. Trans Survey is the new name of the largest survey ever devoted to the lives and experiences of trans people.

February 9, 2015

Help Protect LGBT Kids from Sexual Abuse

Right now, you can help ensure the safety of thousands of immigrant children. Take the three easy steps to send comments to Secretary Sylvia Burwell, of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), demanding strong protections for kids in HHS custody.

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