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Agitation for education, prevention, and intervention.
A majority can't be allowed to vote to deprive a minority of rights.
This is a setback, but not the end, of our journey towards full equality.
Rivera fought a landmark lawsuit, bringing issues of gender identity into the public view, finally winning the right for trans people in Chile to legally change their name and sex.
Why I resigned from the Board of an organization I love.
Democracy is the outcry of dissent.
"We are saying we exist and that we are part of society. We want to be treated as people because we are people, we are human beings living in the same world."
MassEquality's work to defeat the anti-marriage amendment steams ahead with a goal of winning in the Massachusetts legislature. A win will deny the anti-gay industry what it most wants: a referendum on gay marriage in the only state that has it.
Ultimately, this system will result in outing thousands of transgender people to employers — or potential employers — an action which can have devastating consequences.
Coming soon: a page with an annotated description of these blogs