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All relevant news and information regarding LGBTQ non-discrimination in The Sunshine State.
This Week in Nondiscrimination: Victories Across the Board For Transgender People NationwideBy Shane Stahl • July 28, 2018, 12:33 pm Major wins for transgender students and a win for two transgender women in Wisconsin highlight the week's news.
Federal Judge Rules for Transgender Teenager Denied Restroom Access at Florida SchoolBy Adam Polaski • July 27, 2018, 9:14 am "Drew Adams is just like every other student at Nease High School, a teenager coming of age in a complicated, uncertain and changing world. When it comes to his use of the bathroom, the law requires that he be treated like any other boy."
Two Years After Pulse Nightclub Shooting, We Stand with Our Partners to #HonorThemWithActionBy Adam Polaski • June 12, 2018, 9:30 am As we remember this attack that claimed the lives of so many LGBTQ people and allies, we stand with our partners at Equality Florida and other organizations to make this time one of strength and resilience.
Celebrating the One-Year Anniversary of Jacksonville’s Human Rights OrdinanceBy Shane Stahl • February 14, 2018, 12:35 pm One year ago today, February 14, the City Council in Jacksonville, Florida passed the #JaxHRO, which updated the Jacksonville Human Rights Ordinance to include protections or LGBTQ people.
On Valentine’s Day, Let’s Celebrate All Couples Equally – Including LGBTQ CouplesFebruary 13, 2018, 5:22 pm
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Freedom For All Americans is spotlighting couples from across the LGBTQ and gender spectrum who talk about not only their personal love stories, but also why it is essential for their state and country to embrace LGBTQ-inclusive non-discrimination protections. Thank you to the National Center for Transgender Equality for partnering with us on many of these stories. Take a look!