Our Trans Justice program works to win policies that increase the safety and wellbeing of transgender Oregonians. Our work focuses on health care, criminal justice, and ending discrimination—all led by trans, genderqueer and gender non-conforming community leaders.
Archive for September, 2011
Our Racial Justice & Alliance Building program centers the leadership and experiences of LGBT people of color, while building a powerful movement between and within LGBT and communities of color in Oregon.
Basic Rights’ Board convenes community leaders and campaign professionals before deciding whether to gather signatures for a 2012 marriage initiative Basic Rights Oregon has convened a group of experienced community leaders and campaign professionals to help determine whether to go to the ballot next year. Advice from the Advisory Group, along with input from the [...]
There is no doubt that the effort to win the freedom to marry is gaining momentum every day. And we are working tirelessly to make the most of this moment. We are so close. But close doesn’t cut it. If the election were held today, it is uncertain if we’d win. In a few weeks, [...]