Archive for October, 2013

New report on barriers for transgender immigrants

New report on barriers for transgender immigrants

October 24, 2013 | Comments (0)

Read more about the new report released by the National Center for Transgender Equality outlining the barriers transgender immigrants face while navigating the U.S. immigration system.

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2013 Trans Justice Summit

2013 Trans Justice Summit

October 21, 2013 | Comments (1)

The 2013 Trans Justice Summit will empower trans Oregonians in our work to build a strong movement for trans justice statewide. Contact Adrian Martinez (adrian@basicrights.org) if you’re interested in attending. 

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TRIBAL EQUITY TOOLKIT RETREAT YIELDS TREMENDOUS SUPPPORT!

TRIBAL EQUITY TOOLKIT RETREAT YIELDS TREMENDOUS SUPPPORT!

October 10, 2013 | Comments (0)

Because of this powerful presentation, IWOK and WSC increased the number of Tribal leaders who were willing to take a public stand from 60 leaders in 2012 to 100 leaders currently in 2013. 

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Thanks for joining us for Ignite: Get Engaged!

Thanks for joining us for Ignite: Get Engaged!

October 7, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ignite: Get Engaged was the most successful gala in Basic Rights Oregon’s history raising over $460,000 to support our work building equity across Oregon! 

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Q&A with Se-ah-dom Edmo

Q&A with Se-ah-dom Edmo

October 7, 2013 | Comments (0)

Check out this Q&A with Se-ah-dom Edmo, Coordinator at Indigenous Ways of Knowing Program at Lewis & Clark College and winner of our 2013 Fighting Spirit Award!

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COME OUT FOR OUR FAMILIES

COME OUT FOR OUR FAMILIES

October 3, 2013 | Comments (0)

“‘Come Out For Our Families’ shows the broad support for people of color who also identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender,”

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