No threats had been received, according to parade organizers and participants.
September 05 2023 12:51 PM
News about the American Civil Liberties Union as it fights for LGBT issues as part of its broader mission around freedom of speech, and religion, and civil rights. The ACLU has a specific program, the LGBT Project founded in 1986, whose goal is to rid the United States of discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation. The ACLU's main targeted areas are basic rights, parenting, marriage, youth, and transgender discrimination. The nonprofit organization is a powerful ally for protecting and promoting the rights of the LGBT community.
The transgender student was suspended for refusing to use the boys’ bathroom and harassed by other students when she did.
Cruelty toward queer and trans people is one of the features employed by GOP lawmakers and not a bug of their legislation.
A federal appeals court ruled that the state's ban on gender-affirming care for minors would stay on hold while a lawsuit against it is heard.
The two Indiana boys were not allowed to use the male restrooms by school district employees and have repeatedly been referred to by their birth names, according to the lawsuit.
The club says the school's principal will not allow it to advertise or fundraise like other student groups.
The most significant gay rights case in two years was heard on Tuesday morning by the Supreme Court.
The law violates the Constitution by allowing state-contracted agencies to discriminate against LGBT people and others who offend their beliefs.
The amended suit by the ACLU and Lambda Legal says HB 142 doesn't fix the problems caused by the infamous anti-LGBT HB 2.
Diana Scholl, the ACLU's social media editor, has become one of the most powerful online political voices since the election of President Trump.
The Texas branch of the American Civil Liberties Union has invested in a transgender rights Facebook campaign that is summed up as, "Taking A Seat, Making A Stand."