News

/News
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.

23 12, 2015

Multnomah University Can Send a Positive Message to Transgender People of Faith

December 23rd, 2015|Featured, News|1 Comment

Our community members recently met with Multnomah University.

16 11, 2015

Check Out Our Piece in The Advocate!

November 16th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

We recently shared our model for success with the readers of The Advocate.

13 11, 2015

Our Letter to the City Council of Dallas, Oregon

November 13th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

Our Co-Director responds to a Dallas council member who has made disparaging comments about both Muslims and transgender youth.

11 11, 2015

ArTEC Co-Founder named Policy Director at Basic Rights Oregon

November 11th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

Andrea joins us after leading the Arkansas Transgender Equality Coalition for 10 years.

9 11, 2015

Houston’s Bathroom Myth Campaign Opens up Transgender Women to More Violence

November 9th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

The rejection of the Equal Rights Ordinance is especially dangerous for transgender women.

5 11, 2015

Basic Rights Oregon Applauds Lawsuit to Restore Driving Rights to All Qualified Oregonians

November 5th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

Lawsuit seeks to restore law that gave driver cards to qualified Oregon residents.

30 10, 2015

State Lowers OHP Barriers for Transgender Oregonians

October 30th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

State reduces critical healthcare barriers for transgender Oregonians on OHP.

30 10, 2015

Relive Ignite 2015

October 30th, 2015|Featured, News|0 Comments

Ignite 2015 was one of the biggest and best yet.

30 10, 2015

What’s Next?

October 30th, 2015|Featured, News|1 Comment

Together, we’ve made great progress, and we’re not done. We’ve refreshed our brand as we begin our next chapter. See what’s next for LGBTQ equality in Oregon.