On March 8th, nearly 20 leaders from Basic Rights Oregon and our incredible coalition partners gathered for “Putting the ‘T’ in Equality: How to be a Great Trans Ally.” Read on for more details!
The group offers support, information and tools necessary to nurture healthy LGBTQ families. Meetings will vary in content offering themes, special topics and guest presenters.
After five years of outstanding leadership in our Youth Program, and later our Racial Justice & Alliance Building Program, our own Jessica Lee is moving on to become a full-time student and pursue her passion around health science. We wish her well, and look forward to finding the next manager to lead our racial justice […]
Join Basic Rights Oregon today to build a Majority for Marriage by sharing the video of Maureen’s speech – and educating our friends and neighbors.
This is an amazing day in history for the Pacific Northwest and the cause of equality. We send our congratulations to the state of Washington.
“Today’s ruling is a victory for all loving and committed same-sex couples in California and across the nation,” said Jeana Frazzini, Executive Director of Basic Rights Oregon. “We applaud the 9th Circuit for standing on the right side of history.”
The Racial Justice and Alliance Building Program at Basic Rights Oregon is focused on addressing racism, centralizing LGBT people of color in each of our programs, and being an organizational ally to racial justice work.
Peter Molof joined Standing Together nearly six months ago and quickly became a leader within the cohort. I asked Peter to share with us why he does what he does. We can all take a lesson from Peter on how to “let the sun shine in.”
Today, equality advocates in Maine announced plans to put a freedom to marry measure on the ballot. It’s clear that we are inching closer to a tipping point of public support for the freedom to marry.