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Board Votes Down Proposals for Health Classes to Teach Treating Everyone with Respect, Regardless of Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity…… Read More

The Texas Freedom Network joined with hundreds of advocates today to call on the State Board of Education to adopt new curriculum standards that provide comprehensive, inclusive information on sex education and reflect the overwhelming scientific evidence on climate change. Read More

Today we announced a big change at the Texas Freedom Network. Kathy Miller will step down at the end of December after 16 years as TFN president. TFN's board has hired Val Benavidez, our chief program officer, as our new president. Check out our press release. Read More

Turnout among young voters spiked in 2018, making the difference in close races across Texas and the rest of the nation. Now Texas Rising is working to build on that surge and get even more progressive young Texans to the polls for this year's election. Check the press release we just sent out. Read More

Republicans have nominated yet another creationist to replace retiring State Board of Education member Ken Mercer of San Antonio. The GOP nominee also thinks slavery wasn't the primary cause of the Civil War and is critical of sex education. Her election in November would simply fuel the state board's endless textbook wars. Check out the press release we sent out. Read More

ACLU of Texas

🧑‍⚖️Join us in honoring Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's legacy with @PPTXVotes, @ProgressTX, @TFN and @Peoples_Lawsuit today at 12 pm CST / 11am MST! We will be livestreaming to our Facebook page. RSVP to join the Zoom gathering: aclutx.org/HonoringR… twitter.com/ACLUTx/s…