GLSEN's Camille Beredjick says Friday's Day of Silence is not just shutting up, it's standing up.
Opponents contend this could be the death knell for the bill, which would restrict transgender students' restroom use.
Tennessee's "hate bill" is completely unnecessary and will put vulnerable people in harm's way.
The music and Broadway icon talks about #40toNoneDay and what it means for the cause she's long championed.
The federal regulations known as Title IX are supposed to protect trans students from discrimination, but that's hard to put into practice, writes Eri Svenson.