(NEW YORK) -- The Texas Republican Party this weekend formally "rebuked" multiple GOP senators, including one of their own, for helping lead bipartisan negotiations on new gun legislation. The resolution, adopted at the state's convention on Saturday in Houston, dismissed the Senate compromise announced last... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Without a strong support system, navigating one's identity can be a little tricky. Máni Blunt, a trans support group leader, said he didn't have the words to describe what he was feeling when he was growing up in Alabama -- he knew... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- The Texas Supreme Court reversed the statewide halt on investigations into parents who provide gender-affirming care to their transgender children on Friday. However, the court also stated that the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is not legally obligated to investigate such... Read More.
(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Alabama's gender-affirming care ban went into effect on May 8, and physicians in the state say they’re scrambling to figure out how provide care for their young transgender patients. S.B. 184, the Vulnerable Child Protection Act, states that anyone who provides gender-affirming... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 19 states plan to offer legal refuge to transgender youth and their families displaced by anti-LGBTQ legislation that criminalizes the families and physicians of trans children. “When trans kids’ lives are on the line, playing defense doesn’t cut it. It’s... Read More.
(ORLANDO) -- The Florida Department of Health has released new guidance reaffirming its stance against gender-affirming care for transgender youth, following similar efforts by several other Republican-led states across the country. The agency slammed the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which recently stated... Read More.
(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- In the latest salvo of legislation targeting LGBTQ youth, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has signed into law two bills banning transgender health care for minors and teaching about gender identity and sexual orientation in kindergarten through fifth grade. The Alabama legislature passed the... Read More.