On Monday, May 19, U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane ruled that Oregon’s exclusion of same-sex couples from marriage is unconstitutional!
We are hiring two temporary Justice Fellows who will work with both the Trans Justice and Racial Justice and Alliance Building programs beginning in early June 2014 through August 2014.
While it’s tempting to compare LGBT and civil rights movements, read this great conversation between our own Jeana Frazzini and community leader Kathleen Saadat.
Meet our new Racial Justice and Alliance Building organizers Lakia Davis and Adrian Martinez!
One of our Transgender Justice Working Group members, Gavin Everard attended the daylong event of workshops and resource, and we asked him to relay his experience while there.
Read more on the Arizona- style discrimination initiative, which would allow businesses to deny goods and services to people because of who they are and whom they love.
Meet our new Program Director, Nico Quintana, our newly added Policy Director,Danielle Askini, and Amy Herzfeld, our new Political Manager.
Basic Rights Oregon is working to ensure the safety of transgender people in prisons and jails and end the cycle of discrimination that leads to incarceration.