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28 03, 2016

I Lived A Split Life

March 28th, 2016|Featured, News|3 Comments

Jennifer Firth lived a split life, hiding who she was for decades.

22 03, 2016

Oregon was Ground Zero for Anti-LGBTQ Hate in 1992

March 22nd, 2016|Featured, News|1 Comment

The second installment of our 20/20 series is by Thalia Zepatos, who helped spearhead the national marriage movement.

10 03, 2016

OHP Committee Further Reduces Health Care Barriers for Transgender Oregonians

March 10th, 2016|Featured, News|6 Comments

Basic Rights Oregon and health advocates add to last summer's progress in lowering OHP barriers

8 03, 2016

Equality PAC Endorses Comm. Avakian for Sec. of State, Greenlights Sen. Devlin, Rep. Hoyle

March 8th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

PAC endorses Commissioner Brad Avakian in the Democratic Primary for Secretary of State, while greenlighting Rep. Val Hoyle and Sen. Richard Devlin.

2 03, 2016

Parents Seek to Create a World that Affirms, Supports Our Transgender Youth

March 2nd, 2016|Featured, News|3 Comments

Becka and Marsha sat down with us for a quick primer on the ins and outs of gender identity.

26 02, 2016

Basic Rights Equality PAC Endorses Kate Brown for Governor

February 26th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

Here's why the Equality PAC endorses Kate Brown for governor of Oregon in 2016.

25 02, 2016

2016 Oregonians Against Discrimination Business Leader’s Luncheon

February 25th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

It's almost here! This year's luncheon will be on April 21, 11:30-1 p.m., at the Oregon Convention Center.

19 02, 2016

Mothers and Sons Benefit Show!

February 19th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

Use the purchase code BRO and benefit our equality work.

19 02, 2016

From Equal Rights to Equal Lives: The Next Revolution: Cultural Equality

February 19th, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

The first of our 20th anniversary stories, our first Executive Director shares her vision for LGBTQ equality.

1 02, 2016

Dignity and Respect Are Critical for Transgender Folks

February 1st, 2016|Featured, News|0 Comments

Andrea shares her story and how it relates to our efforts at equality for transgender Oregonians.

14 01, 2016

Let’s Make Sure All Oregon Workers Make a Living Wage

January 14th, 2016|Featured, News|1 Comment

Lori Rodriguez, our Communications Fellow, speaks about the importance of a living wage.

29 12, 2015

Why Zoolander’s Transphobia is No Laughing Matter

December 29th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

Zoolander 2 panders to some of the most transphobic, harmful tropes in media.