Khalil Edwards shares the importance of coming out for LGBTQ people of color.
Today, the Oregon Court of Appeals upheld the discrimination ruling against the P Club, a North Portland bar that discriminated against transgender customers.
Today, we honor Bill Dickey for his tireless efforts in our state’s LGBTQ community.
Basic Rights Oregon is seeking proposals from qualified consultants for our organizational development process.
The application for the Transgender Justice Trainer/Organizer position is due September 18th, 2015.
Basic Rights Oregon is hiring a volunteer coordinator. Applications are due September 18.
Basic Rights Oregon is hiring a Racial Justice Trainer/Organizer. Applications are due September 18th, 2015.
On August 13, Oregon’s Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) reduced barriers to access the Oregon Health Plan (Medicaid) for transgender Oregonians by moving closer to treating the health care needs of transgender Oregonians the same as any other health care service. This reduces the historically discriminatory practices by insurers and health systems and supports our […]
In 2015, Oregon joined a small group of states to include treatment for gender dysphoria in its Medicaid program, giving access to lifesaving health care to transgender Oregonians through the Oregon Health Plan. Transgender people in Oregon and across the nation experience extreme rates of violence and poverty and have suicide attempt rates of […]