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Judge Says Transgender Inmates Have Right to Affirming Garments, Accessories

California prison officials must provide for free undergarments that flatten the chest of transgender inmates at women’s prisons and give transgender inmates at men’s prisons access to bracelets, earrings, hair brushes and hair clips, a federal judge said Friday. U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar issued the order in a federal lawsuit that earlier led California(…)

Gender Therapist Resource List – Sonoma County

Local Psychotherapists Who Work with Transgender People/Issues A gender therapist resource list for those in Sonoma County. All vetted and approved by The Queer Life radio show. 1. Frances Fuchs, PhD Address: Santa Rosa, Downtown Phone: 707-544-7959 Website: http://www.francesfuchsphd.com Gender issues, grief/loss, recovery, relationships, anxiety, life transitions, Client-centered therapy, Expressive arts therapy, clinical hypnosis, individuals and couples.(…)

Two Lesbian Artists Offer Art Inspired by Activist Yuri Kocjiyama

Co-Presented by the Asian American Women Artist Association (AAWAA) and Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC), Shifting Movements: Art Inspired by the Life and Activism of Yuri Kochiyama (1921-2014) is a multimedia exhibition illuminating the legacy of intersectional revolutionary activist Yuri Kochiyama through artworks that highlight the values and themes that guided her, and the incredibly diverse people, struggles,(…)

Does New Jersey’s Anti-bullying Law Out Queer Students Against Their Will?

Advocates are concerned New Jersey‘s bullying law could “out” gay, lesbian or transgender students to their parents. In a presentation to the state Board of Education on Wednesday, education department officials suggested school officials should no longer automatically tell parents the full details of a bullying case. Instead, they propose changing the rules so schools(…)

Gay Lawmakers Redouble Efforts to Pass Anti-harassment Legislation

U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Patty Murray (D-WA), along with Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI), reintroduced legislation aimed at reducing bullying and harassment that affects one in five students at colleges and universities across the country. The Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act of 2017 would require institutions of higher education to establish policies to(…)

LGBT Advocacy Day is Looking For Participants

The rights of LGBT Californians and other minorities are under attack, and we must make our voices heard! Join Equality California, the ACLU, APLA Health, GSA Network, LA LGBT Center, Lambda Legal, Project Inform, NCLR, SF AIDS Foundation, and the Transgender Law Center for LGBT Advocacy Day in the State Capitol on May 16, 2017(…)

Sonoma County Pride Celebration Weekend Celebrates 30 Years of CommUNITY

Sonoma County Pride announces plans for its 2017 Pride Celebration Weekend which will take place June 2-4, 2017. In recognition of the 30th anniversary of the first public Gay Pride event in Sonoma County, Sonoma County Pride offers a diverse lineup of events for 2017. Friday, June 2: Billy Gilman and Steve Grand in Concert,(…)