We’re so proud to partner with the Tumblr @staff at @action for #ArtActionDay – and for a 2018 filled with important actions for #LGBTQ equality. Tumblr asked what kind of year we want 2018 to be – and we know that we want it to be a year of forward movement for transgender Americans from coast to coast. Check out our new video on our 2018 plans, then let us know #WhatWillYouDo for transgender equality this year!
Today the United States Supreme Court has its first chance to grant review to cases challenging the anti-LGBTQ HB1523 in Mississippi – and Malaysia Walker, transgender woman in Mississippi who works with the ACLU of Mississippi, is eager to see the terrible law overturned. “I am Mississippi, and I belong here,” she says. Read this article about how she rose above employment discrimination and is now advancing LGBTQ equality in the South: http://bit.ly/2E1ptl1
This year the #EveryoneWelcome campaign has highlighted the voices of so many Americans who support full transgender non-discrimination protections – today, the Director of our Transgender Freedom Project reflected on his own story and the impact of this campaign in a new video. Take a look! And read more: http://bit.ly/2iwS7VG