The Human Rights Campaign asks Jeb Bush to clarify recent comments supporting new so-called “religious freedom” protections in states across the country that would put LGBT Americans and other minority groups at risk of discrimination.
The Religious Freedom Restoration Acts springing up across the country are a backlash to the growing acceptance of same-sex marriage and the growing fear of when the U.S. Supreme Court legalize it nationwide. They are a perversion of the Constitution and our history of religious freedom.
by Beth Sherouse - ACLS Public Fellow, HRC Senior Content Manager
Misgendering of victims is, unfortunately, not uncommon in cases of violence against transgender people, and creates difficulties for advocates seeking to accurately evaluate and address violence against the transgender community.