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Supporters of SB6, the so-called "bathroom bill" that would discriminate against transgender people who need to use a public restroom in Texas, often claim they're simply trying to "protect" women and children from sexual predators. The bill, they insist, has nothing to do with targeting transgender people for discrimination. But they're lying, as a spokesperson for Conservative Republicans of Texas made clear in an essay Monday. Excerpt: Read More

Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes. Read More

Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes. Read More

Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes. Read More

The following is the testimony of Rev. Dr. Griff Martin, Senior Pastor of First Austin: a baptist community of faith, in opposition to SB 892, the proposal currently moving through both chambers of the Texas Legislature to allow faith-based child welfare groups that contract with the state to discriminate against LGBT children and families. Rev. Martin was unable to deliver this testimony to the Senate committee in person, so these remarks were sent directly to the bill author -- and are reprinted here with Rev. Martin's permission. Read More

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