This year, legislation has swept the country that threatens the trans and gender non-conforming community.
Now that the 2021 regular session of the Alabama Legislature concluded on May 17, 2021, we’ll take a look back at the important advancements and disappointing setbacks for civil rights and civil liberties in Alabama.
Today, for the first time in Minnesota history, a white police officer has been convicted for killing a Black man. Now, we can finally say George Floyd’s name and make it synonymous not only with grief, anger, and loss over his brutal murder, but with a moment of justice.
Medical experts agree: Gender-affirming care is medically necessary care that can be life-saving for transgender youth. Medical decisions belong to trans youth, their parents, and their doctors.
We only have one word — unconstitutional.
Since our last legislative roundup, Alabama lawmakers have continued to rally behind laws that violate our nation’s Constitution and target the most vulnerable people in our state.