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Texas Democrat calls out GOP separate-but-equal bathroom bill

May 22, 2017
Watch Rep. Senfronia Thompson call out the Texas GOP's discriminatory bill for what it is: a separate but equal bathroom bill targeting vulnerable transgender kids."Bathrooms divided us and they divide us now...separate but equal is not equal at all."

Hate & Intolerance Exposed on the House Floor

May 16, 2017
As part of a larger effort to insert religious refusal provisions into uncontroversial, state agency review bills, Republicans in the Texas House passed an amendment that would allow for discrimination against LGBTQ Texans seeking legal assistance.
Celia Israel

Texas House GOP Passes Discriminatory Bill Targeting Kids in CPS

May 10, 2017
The broad ‘license to discriminate’ bill uses religion to target vulnerable kids, LGBTQ Texans, and reproductive freedom.
Religious Refusal CPS Texas

CALL TODAY: Stop anti-LGBTQ, anti-reproductive rights bill

May 5, 2017
Call (844) 489-5685 now to get connected with your Texas Representative

Texas Lawmakers are Locked in the Bathroom

May 1, 2017
If the Texas Legislature is going to waste time, they should do so on something less mean-spirited, less regressive and less discriminatory.
Glenn Statesman

Texas House Republicans Move to Fully Defund Planned Parenthood

April 7, 2017
Instead of funding legitimate health care providers, House GOP doubled funding for anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Planned Parenthood Texas Budget

This Man Said What Other Texas Republicans Won't About the "Bathroom Bill"

March 28, 2017
Houstonians are calling out TV stations for giving Steven Hotze and his brand hate and fear mongering a megaphone
Steven Hotze

Beyond Bathrooms: Other Anti-LGBTQ Bills to Watch Out for This Session

March 10, 2017
Republicans have filed more than 20 bills that would target LGBTQ youth, override local control, and green light religious refusals.
LGBTQ Equality Texas Legislature

“Jim Crow, June Crow, Jose Crow Laws”

February 24, 2017
The anti-gay marriage movement is just one way today’s Republican leadership is trying to divide America by law.
Jim Crow, June Crow, Jose Crow Laws

Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

November 21, 2016
GOP in Texas Legislature started filing bills that would eviscerate abortion access and target LGBTQ equality.
Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

Texas GOP Leaders Still Fighting Marriage Equality

October 31, 2016
The GOP wants the Texas Supreme Court to take away employee benefits for married same-sex couples in Houston.

Texas Republicans Need to Stop Attacking Transgender Rights

August 26, 2016
Texas Republicans are jeopardizing the lives, health, and safety of transgender people in a brutish attempt to score political points.
Texas GOP Uses “Religious Freedom” to Discriminate Against LGBT Texans

Fox 7 Debates: Texas Transgender Rights

August 23, 2016
A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked President Obama's directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in public schools. Lucy Stein, the advocacy director of Progress Texas, discusses the injunction

Must Watch: TV Ad on Transgender People and Bathrooms Debuts at RNC

July 18, 2016
In Texas and across the country, the fight for LGBTQ equality continues.
Transgender Equality Texas RNC

The Icky Bathroom Obsessions of the Right

May 27, 2016
Republican lawmakers are using transgender people as a scapegoat to draw attention away from the issues that matter.
The GOP's Icky Obsession with Bathrooms

How to Talk to Your Tea Party Uncle About "Bathroom Bills" and Transgender People

May 20, 2016
Are you sick and tired of hearing transphobic bathroom lies coming from Texas Republicans? Well, so are we.
Dan Patrick Transgender Discrimination Bathroom Texas

TransVisible Project Pushes Back Against GOP’s Misinformation Campaign

April 20, 2016
The TransVisible Project showcases portraits of trans Texans to combat misinformation and stereotypes.
Transvisible 2