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Sexual violence affects every demographic and every community – including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people, who experience sexual violence at similar or higher rates than non-LGBTQ people.
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Transgender-Inclusive Benefits: Colleges & Universities
A newer area of focus on colleges and campuses is ensuring that health insurance policies provide transgender-inclusive coverage.Read more
Violence Against the Transgender Community in 2016
Sadly, 2016 has already seen at least six transgender people fatally shot, stabbed and killed by other violent means. As HRC continues to work toward justice and equality for transgender people, we mourn those we have lost.Read more
2016 HIV 360° Fellows
The HRC Foundation has chosen 10 outstanding, young leaders for the 2016 cohort of the HIV 360° Fellowship Program.Read more
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