In Memory of our Trans Sisters…

What a year 2020 has been.

I serve on the board of the ERA Coalition, a coalition big enough to include trans women of color who bear the brunt of our country’s misogyny, racism and transphobia. Today we mark the 21st International Day of Transgender Remembrance, the annual day we honor the memory of the transgender and gender-nonconforming people whose lives were viciously cut short due to anti-trans violence. This year, 34 people were killed, a record high, and the majority of whom were Black and Brown transgender women. This is heartbreaking. It needs to stop.

Join our Election Debrief: Friday, November 6th

The votes are still being counted. It is an election with unprecedented participation and unimaginable meaning. How did equality fare in the vote? Join us Friday, November 6th at 12 Noon/ET for analysis. Speakers include Senator Ben Cardin, lead sponsor of SJ Res 6, removal of the time limit on the ERA bill in the Senate, and … Continue reading Join our Election Debrief: Friday, November 6th

The Election, the ERA and an #Equal Future

We are sending you our most sincere wishes for a safe and fair election tomorrow. As we have been saying, equality is on the ballot. An #EqualFuture is at stake. And the ERA is essential in guaranteeing it. As you know, we produced the election tool that tells you where all Senate candidates up for election and all … Continue reading The Election, the ERA and an #Equal Future