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Civil and Human Rights Community Condemns Trump's Anti-Trans Policy

Civil and Human Rights Community Condemns Trump's Anti-Trans Policy

Feb 23
Numerous LGBTQ and Civil Rights groups issued the following statement in response to the Trump administration's rescission of Title IX guidance, which clarifies protections for transgender students under the law:

Reports: DeVos Originally Opposed Trump Admin's Move to Rescind Transgender Students Rights

Reports: DeVos Originally Opposed Trump Admin's Move to Rescind Transgender Students Rights

Feb 23
Sources told both CNN and The New York Times that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos initially took issue with a draft of the Trump administration's plan to rescind President Barack Obama's guidelines that protect transgender students in public schools.

GLSEN Blasts Trump Admin's Attack on Transgender Rights

GLSEN Blasts Trump Admin's Attack on Transgender Rights

Feb 23
GLSEN issued a statement on Reversal of Title IX Guidance on Accommodating Transgender Students

What Anti-Trans Move? Log Cabin Republicans Silent on Trump's New Bathroom Policy

What Anti-Trans Move? Log Cabin Republicans Silent on Trump's New Bathroom Policy

Feb 23
Is LGBT conservative group Log Cabin Republicans too busy getting ready to dance for the right wing at this weekend's Conservative Political Action Conference to issue a statement on the Trump administration's recent assault on transgender rights?

Watch: Male Models Help Save Teens Who Fell Through Frozen Pond

Watch: Male Models Help Save Teens Who Fell Through Frozen Pond

Feb 23
A pair of unbelievably good-looking male models became heroes this week when they helped rescue seven teenagers who fell through a frozen pond in Central Park.

Praise, Criticism Follow Transgender Bathroom Decision

Praise, Criticism Follow Transgender Bathroom Decision

Feb 23
Comments about the Trump administration decision to rescind federal guidelines allowing transgender students to use public school bathrooms matching their chosen gender identity.

Transgender Wrestler's State Bid Spotlights Texas Policy

Transgender Wrestler's State Bid Spotlights Texas Policy

By Schuyler Dixon | Feb 23
A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male became a high-profile test of a Texas policy now being criticized by the attorney who tried to keep the athlete from competing.

Bill Filed to Loosen Knot Over N Carolina 'Bathroom Bill'

Bill Filed to Loosen Knot Over N Carolina 'Bathroom Bill'

By Gary D. Robertson | Feb 23
North Carolina lawmakers filed bipartisan legislation Wednesday aimed at breaking an impasse over the state's "bathroom bill," but it's likely to face tough going in the Republican-controlled legislature.

Conservatives Learn Dealing with Trump can be Complicated

Conservatives Learn Dealing with Trump can be Complicated

By Lisa Lerer and Andrew Taylor | Feb 23
For the past eight years, thousands of conservative activists have descended on Washington each spring with dreams of putting a Republican in the White House.

Teen Inauguration Singer Tweets to Trump About Transgender Policy

Teen Inauguration Singer Tweets to Trump About Transgender Policy

Feb 23
More than a month after performing at President Donald Trump's inauguration, singer Jackie Evancho says she and her transgender sister want to meet with him about transgender rights.

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