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As you know, Oregon has long been home to some incredible strides for gay and lesbian communities. But you may not know that Oregon is also home to many milestones for transgender communities: the first trans delegate to the Democratic National Convention. The first transgender doctor to treat transgender patients. Oregon was one of the […]
The past few years have seen a significant uptick in public and media attention on issues affecting transgender individuals—here in Oregon, nationally and internationally. These stories are often deeply personal and highly complex. Basic Rights Oregon has worked with GLAAD—the national expert on LGBT issues in the media—to host informational briefings for Oregon media on […]
The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industry (BOLI)’s confirmed discrimination and proposed damages are paid to the couple by Sweet Cakes by Melissa, a bakery that refused to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple planning to marry.
Join us by coming out strong for transgender women and girls by working toward explicit inclusion of transgender women and girls in institutions and organizations across our state.
Basic Rights Oregon shifts to new leadership model for next chapter in LGBTQ movement — Nancy Haque and Jeana Frazzini named Co-Directors
Mamahood is not one-size fits all as most Mother’s Day cards would have us believe. Our family structures are as diverse as the people in them – Check out #MamasDay!
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