Workshop Title Presenters Time Location Registration 9:30–10:00 AM Welcome and breakfast Jeana Frazzini (Basic Rights Oregon Executive Director) and Adrian Martinez (Trans Justice Summit Coordinator) 10:00–10:20 AM Gathering Area Session 1 10:30–12:00 PM Campaign Strategy: How to Build Power Jennifer Gibbons, Brittany MacPherson Room 180 […]
Last month the American Bar Association published a comprehensive new legal primer for transgender adults, a first of it’s kind: “Transgender Persons and the Law”, written by Ally Windsor Howell. Howell, a lawyer who identifies as a trans woman, has written this book in such a way as to make it accessible to […]
Last week, Governor Kitzhaber signed House Bill 2093, making Oregon just one of a handful of states to remove the onerous surgery requirement imposed on transgender Oregonians.
Join us Friday October 11th at the Portland Art Museum for Basic Rights Oregon’s annual gala IGNITE: Get Engaged! We’re looking for folks who like dressing up, rubbing elbows, at helping out to serve as event staff for the evening. Here’s a list of volunteer roles we have available this year and the associated time […]
Join us on Valentine’s Day, February 14th for a very special and historic event. We’ll be in Portland, Salem, Eugene, Bend Pendleton, Newport/Lincoln City, Ashland/Medford, Klamath Falls, Tillamook, Astoria, and Corvallis. For more information, enter your information below! Name: Email:
Read on to learn more about this historic victory from our friends at TransActive Education & Advocacy.
Basic Rights Oregon was proud to be a part of the election day victories. This fall, we filled over a thousand volunteer shifts having conversations with Washington voters about the freedom to marry and we didn’t rest after the election.
2012 has been a year of challenges and victories for trans communities. While we still have a long way to go in our work to win trans-inslusive healthcare statewide, ensure the safety of trans people in Oregon prisons, and implement Oregon’s nondiscrimination laws, we are excited to continue to building the movement for Trans Justice […]