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 […]
Following discussions with Basic Rights Oregon and other transgender advocates, along with an extensive internal review of health benefits, Oregon Health & Science University is removing exclusions to healthcare for transgender employees.
Straight leaders of color and organizations come out in support of LGBT families of color!
The Our Families videos highlight the personal trials and triumphs of LGBT families of color. This video focuses on Native American Two Spirit Families.
Photos from our 2012 Transgender Justice Leadership Summit
Our biggest event of the year is almost here! The Trans Justice Summit, a one-of-a-kind weekend leadership summit, has a huge variety of trainings and workshops to empower our community and build the movement for Trans Justice in Oregon. Take a look at some of what we have lined up, and don’t miss your chance […]
We’re proud to announce Kylar Broadus as our keynote speaker for our upcoming Trans Justice Summit 2012 on October 20th and 21st at Portland State University!