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Transgender Day of Remembrance: To Fight For Trans Lives, Think Local

Transgender Day of Remembrance: To Fight For Trans Lives, Think Local

November 21, 2018

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, Sylvia Rivera Law Project founder Dean Spade talks about the lack of federal protections for trans people and how communities are fighting back at the local level

Are Attacks on Trans Rights Also Attacks on Women's Liberation?

Are Attacks on Trans Rights Also Attacks on Women’s Liberation?

October 23, 2018

Transgender activist and researcher Mischa Haider says that the Trump administration’s proposed dismantling of trans rights are part of a larger strategy to dismantle gender equality

Trump Administration Doesn't Have Power To Eliminate Transgender Rights

Trump Administration Doesn’t Have Power To Eliminate Transgender Rights

October 23, 2018

A new Trump administration memo outlines a plan to eliminate transgender peoples’ rights against sex discrimination, but Omar Gonzalez-Pagan of Lambda Legal says the administration’s memo is “not rooted in reality” and “unlawful”

India

December 29, 2013
Legal experts say Indian top court’s decision is in violation of democratic norms

Immigration “Bed Mandate” Requires 34,000 People Detained Each Day

October 25, 2013

Activist points to increasing privatization of detention centers as being behind mandatory detention rules in immigration reform bill

Palestinians Reacted Angrily to US President’s Visit

March 23, 2013

During Obama’s Middle East trip, hundreds of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza took to the streets in demonstrations against the visit. Expectations are zero that Obama will broker peace between Netanyahu and Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas. Some Palestinians say that the Barack administration opposes the national reconciliation between the Western backed Fatah party…