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NEWS BRIEF: State Senate votes to exclude trans athletes from school sports

02/26/2022 1:00 AM
GA senate votes that all people are not equal


08/06/2021 5:02 PM
News Roundup for Friday, August 6, 2021

NEWSBRIEF: US Supreme Court Puts and End to Bathroom Bill Discrimination

06/28/2021 6:19 PM
The US Supreme Court declines to hear a case, Grimm v. Gloucester County School Board, challenging transgender bathroom rights.

NEWSBRIEF: Imara Jones Talks About Growing Up Trans in Atlanta

06/25/2021 4:39 PM
Media Personality Imara Jones shares lessons learned from growing up Trans in Atlanta in the 1980s.

NEWSBRIEF: ACLU files suit against Georgia over Transgender Health Care

06/24/2021 5:03 PM
ACLU: Georgia is one of 10 states that bans transgender adults from receiving gender-affirming care under Medicaid.

NEWSBRIEF: Mayor Converts 100 Bathrooms to Gender-Neutral

06/16/2021 4:27 PM
Mayor Lance-Bottoms signs an Administrative Order promoting transgender inclusiveness. 

NEWSBRIEF: Project Q Lists Funders of Anti-LGBTQ Legislators

05/21/2021 3:58 PM
Project Q uses its Google News Initiative Grant to trace the contributers to Reps. Ginny Ehrhart, Rick Jasperse and Philip Singleton, and Sen. Marty H...

NEWSBRIEF: 2 Atlanta Non-Profits Receive Goldman Sachs Grants

05/20/2021 3:27 PM
The Center for Maternal Health Equity at Morehouse School of Medicine and Buy From a Black Woman were given grants from the One Million Black Women In...

NEWSBRIEF: Malik Brown’s Short Atlanta LGBTQ History

05/12/2021 2:53 PM
Malik Brown, the City of Atlanta’s Director of LGBTQ+ Affairs lays out the City’s heritage for Out Magazine.

NEWSBRIEF: Transgender Driver Gets Apology from Uber

05/11/2021 3:13 PM
WSB’s Mike Petchenik got some response from a reluctant Uber to resolve an Atlanta transgender driver’s suspension.

NEWSBRIEF: AJC - Transgender Georgians, families brace as states pass restrictive laws

05/01/2021 2:42 PM
The AJC takes a look at the impact of new GA legislation on Transgender kids.

NEWSBRIEF: Ms Magazine - 4 Steps to Reduce Gender Violence

04/01/2021 2:20 PM
Piece in Ms. Magazine - After Atlanta: Four Steps to Building a Future Free of Racism and Gender-Based Violence


Opinion - None of your business

06/09/2016 4:00 AM
In silly debate over transgender access to bathrooms, transgender people are the real victims

Opinion - The future of trans rights in Atlanta

10/07/2015 4:00 AM
‘We must remain vigilant.’

Opinion - SCOTUS’ same-sex marriage decision should be an opportunity for inclusivity in Georgia

06/25/2015 4:00 AM
The Peach State still has a ways to go when it comes to nondiscrimination laws

Opinion - When we laughed

12/18/2014 4:00 AM
A brief history of the men who changed my life

Opinion - Being transgender in Atlanta

06/26/2014 4:00 AM
‘The City Too Busy to Hate’ has not come far enough

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