With firm resolve, lots of hard work, and amazing people, we’ve managed to win some key victories for transgender and queer folks in Oregon. And we’re not done.
Effective July 1, the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles will begin offering a third gender marker on state identification cards, making Oregon the first state in the country to offer this option.
Now you can support LGBTQ equality while providing a gourmet treat for your furry friends.
To commemorate the date, Basic Rights is participating in a nationwide effort to remember the victims and survivors – to honor them with actions that further equality and justice for all Americans.
Nearly 100 eateries from 11 Oregon communities are participating in the 18th Annual Bites for Rights dining event on Thursday, June 22 to raise funds for Basic Rights Oregon.
Few people have the privilege of experiencing the business world in two genders. There are plenty of studies that try to compare the impact of gender in the workplace, but first-hand accounts of experiencing those effects are understandably difficult to come by.
HB 2673A makes it easier and safer for transgender people to update their birth certificates.
Geeta Lewis testified in support of HB 2673A, the first transgender justice bill to pass the Oregon legislature
HB 2673 is the first standalone transgender justice bill ever to pass the Oregon Legislature
Saturday, June 17
In honor of the 10th anniversary of our state's landmark legislation, Senator Merkley looks back and shares where equality is headed
Basic Rights Education Fund will recognize Oregon-based businesses Salt & Straw and Wieden+Kennedy for their leadership in promoting fair and [...]