Voter ID laws could affect another group’s ability to vote: transgender Americans

A trans person’s legal name, photo, or gender marker may not be updated on a legal ID, and you know what that means.

Kylie Cheung | October 25, 2016 - 5:54 pm

Texas could owe pro-choice lawyers nearly $5 million over Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt

As you probably know, high-stakes litigation isn’t cheap.

Kylie Cheung | October 12, 2016 - 9:23 am

Billboards in Texas saying that homosexuality can be “cured” will be taken down

Charley Garrison, the pastor at a local church spoke to KTRE-TV about the billboards, saying, “Ex-gays implies there’s something wrong with gay, lesbian, and transgender people. Ex-gay therapy does not do any

Lane Moore | September 20, 2016 - 6:23 pm

High school girl shoots classmate and then herself in worst act of gender equality ever

While we obviously want women to be treated as equals to men in every category of life, we could sit this one out.

Lauren Holter | September 9, 2016 - 10:36 am

Activist Heroes Are Taking Dildos To Class Instead Of Guns In A “Cocks Not Glocks” Campaign

Even if Cocks Not Glocks doesn’t manage to get the law repealed, the noble protestors hope it will wake people up to the fact that the U.S. is balls deep

Lauren Holter | August 25, 2016 - 4:23 pm

Federal Texas Judge Blocks Obama’s Transgender Bathroom Order Just As The School Year Starts

Marking no small coincidence, this all went down right before schools in Texas kicked off the new school year Monday.

Bronwyn Isaac | August 22, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Texas Has More Anti-Abortion Tricks Up Its Sleeve After The Supreme Court Loss

The Supreme Court striking down harmful abortion regulations in Texas in June was a huge victory for reproductive rights, but, unfortunately, it doesn’t stop there.

Lauren Holter | August 4, 2016 - 6:02 pm

Access To Birth Control And STI Testing Is About To Get A Whole Lot Better In Texas

Colorado proved the success of offering free long-acting reversible birth control when it started a similar program in 2009.

Lauren Holter | August 1, 2016 - 4:22 pm

Texas Has A Long, Persistent History Of Discriminatory Voting Laws

The state has a long history of policies barring minority voters in a large-scale conservative effort to limit Democratic votes.

Kylie Cheung | July 22, 2016 - 10:13 am

Texas’ Anti-Choice Laws Were Actually Counterproductive For Conservatives, Forcing Women To Have Abortions Later

Anti-abortion regulations don’t even achieve conservatives’ goals, so basically, they’re shitty for everyone.

Kylie Cheung | July 9, 2016 - 12:21 pm

5 States With Abortion Laws Similar To The One SCOTUS Struck Down

Sadly and unsurprisingly, Texas is not alone in their backwards and restrictive abortion laws.

Bronwyn Isaac | June 27, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Here’s What The SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Means For Reproductive Rights

Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt is such a big deal because Texas is far from the only state to institute anti-abortion laws disguised as public health initiatives.

Lauren Holter | June 27, 2016 - 10:08 am
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