Tag Archives: LGBT

ACLU Convenes Second ‘Equity in Action’ Conference to Train Community Leaders, Activists to Advance Social Change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 26, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties will host its second annual Equity in Action conference at the University of San Diego’s Joan B….

Supreme Court Upholds Basic Principles of Nondiscrimination, Reverses Colorado Civil Rights Commission Decision

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court today reaffirmed the core principle that businesses open to the public must be open to all in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The court did not accept arguments that would have turned back…

Trans Rights Under Attack; California Fighting Back

by Amanda Goad, Staff Attorney, ACLU of Southern California 2017 has been a roller-coaster year for transgender rights in America. Even while the trans community endures an ongoing epidemic of violence as well as attacks from the federal government and…