An important look at how the religious right is conniving to hurt Trans youth under the guise of helping them,
Revealing the Transphobic Organizations Fighting Trans and LGBT Freedom while Masquerading as Safety and Privacy Groups
The organization Freedom for All Americans provides this report: Background on the Department of Education’s Recent Guidance re: Title IX and Gender Identity
Earlier this month, the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice issued a letter outlining what a public school’s responsibilities are to transgender students under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and how both DOJ and DOE will evaluate a school’s compliance. The guidance is not legally binding, but is rooted in legal precedent and a growing awareness of the urgent need to ensure all students – including transgender students – feel safe and supported at school.
There’s been a lot of heated rhetoric directed toward the Obama administration in the wake of the guidance, and a lot of misinformation about what it means to be transgender. This editorial…
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