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Right wing group considering repeal effort targeting Maryland’s new transgender inclusive law

in Kelli Busey

The day after the Maryland House of Delegates passed legislation making discrimination against transgender people illegal, one group has decided to take action against it. The bill, SB 212 “Fairness for All Marylanders Act of 2014” amends the state’s law to include gender identity in the workplace, housing, and public accommodations. The Baltimore Sun is reporting that the…

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CRI speaking to their Conservative Christian base On AB1266

in Autumn Sandeen

“I don’t mind if you take pictures, especially like liposuction me, if you’ve got any sort of like…yeah, Photoshop — something like that. But, we’re not recording tonight. We recently were targeted by the IRS for those of you on our email list; we recently just finished — and you’ll be hearing more about this…

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#JD4PJI: The downfall of the Pacific Justice Institute and the sweet victory of trans youth

in Cristan Williams/Featured/Politics

The one thing that you have to realize is that everything the Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) did to a trans kid in Colorado was about PJI’s desire to stop a law in California that codified equality standards for trans children. Law makers in California proposed legislation that would help ensure that California’s trans children would…

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Interview with LAUSD’s Judy Chiasson About AB1266 (Part 2)

in Autumn Sandeen/Interview

On Monday, January 13, I interviewed Judy Chiasson of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for a bit under an hour, and this post is the second segment posted of this interview. You may remember that Chiasson was the LAUSD representative who gave testimony before the California Senate Education Committee in June of 2013.…

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Interview with LAUSD’s Judy Chiasson About AB1266

in Autumn Sandeen/Interview

On Monday, January 13, I interviewed Judy Chiasson of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for a bit under an hour. You may remember that she was the LAUSD representative who gave testimony before the California Senate Education Committee in June of 2013. The interview for the most part was about AB1266 and what…

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An Update On The AB 1266 Signature Drive Spot Check Count

in Autumn Sandeen/Politics

Quoting my anonymous peer activist friend whose helping me with the numbers: San Diego County is in and puts the pro-trans side in a better place than it found itself Friday. Only three counties to go: Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Nevada. I’m getting a feeling this may not make it from spot-checking to the…

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