Legislation and public opinion clash over student pronoun recognition.
September 21 2023 5:00 PM
The version of Ron DeSantis’s “anti-woke” Florida seems to include restrictions on some people’s speech.
His administration’s “model policies” roll back protections the previous Democratic governor implemented to affirm the identities of vulnerable transgender kids.
Gov. John Bel Edwards, a moderate Democrat, vetoed a gender-affirming care ban, a "don't say LGBTQ+" bill, and a pronoun restriction bill.
The state leads the nation in anti-LGBTQ+ legislation, "making it increasingly hostile and unlivable" for LGBTQ+ people, says the Human Rights Campaign.
Republican lawmakers couldn’t get the law passed and enacted quickly enough, but are now facing the ramifications of their knee-jerk, rushed reaction.
"I've been hung up on my genitals for far too long, and I'm starting to feel like a freakin' Republican lawmaker!," Kearney said.
A federal appeals court ruled that a school district didn’t violate the teacher’s rights by forcing him out over his refusal to acknowledge trans students’ names and pronouns.
Even though trans people face hardships, transitioning has made them happier with their lives, according to a new survey.
The right worries that white kids could be taught the truth about the Black experience in the United States over time.
The GOP would have many believe that students are inundated with sex and gender conversations daily when, in reality, most never hear about those topics in school.