News: Transgender Justice

Victory for Transgender Equality in Argentina!

Victory for Transgender Equality in Argentina!

May 16, 2012 | Comments (0)

With two major US LGBT victories already under our belt this month, including Obama’s announcement and the EEOC ruling, the historic news just keeps rolling in! The Argentinean Senate has approved a law that makes it much easier for trans people to live authentically and access life-saving, medically necessary healthcare. Argentina’s comprehensive Gender Identity Law […]

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Recent EEOC ruling stregthens Trans Employment Protections

Recent EEOC ruling stregthens Trans Employment Protections

May 11, 2012 | Comments (1)

As a result of a lawsuit filed by our friends at the Transgender Law Center, the EEOC in a recent landmark ruling gives trans people new protections.

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2012 LGBTQ Meaningful Care Conference a huge success!

2012 LGBTQ Meaningful Care Conference a huge success!

April 4, 2012 | Comments (0)

Last Friday, March 30th, the nearly 400 people came together for the 2012 Meaningful Care Conference in Portland. Basic Rights Oregon was proud to be a sponsor. Read on for more on this fantastic event.

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BRO leaders attend "Putting the 'T' in Equality" training

BRO leaders attend “Putting the ‘T’ in Equality” training

March 9, 2012 | Comments (0)

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!

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Three stories: trans people in legal custody

Three stories: trans people in legal custody

December 15, 2011 | Comments (1)

Trans people in custody are often housed inappropriately and experience varying levels of emotional and physical violence from both officers and inmates. Learn more about some of these stories.

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Working Group Profile: Ray

Working Group Profile: Ray

December 15, 2011 | Comments (0)

As part of our on-going series profiling members of the Trans Justice Working Group, meet Ray. He explains why this work is so important for future generations.

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Working Group Profile: Jenn

Working Group Profile: Jenn

November 15, 2011 | Comments (0)

Meet Jenn in the latest installment of our on-going profiles of Trans Justice Working Group members. She’s one of the folks leading the Trans Justice work at Basic Rights Oregon.

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13th Annual Transgender Day of Remembrance

13th Annual Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 15, 2011 | Comments (0)

This Sunday, November 20th is the 13th annual Transgender Day of Remembrance.  Click here to learn more about the importance of this day and the events happening throughout the state.

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Trans Justice Summit is a Huge Success

Trans Justice Summit is a Huge Success

November 1, 2011 | Comments (0)

On Saturday we made history. 140 people turned out for the very first Trans Justice Health Care Summit in Oregon. This first-of-its-kind event was a huge success because of presenters, community partners, and volunteers like you. Read more here.

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