#AM_Equality: July 5, 2022

by HRC Staff

#AM_Equality: HRC remembers the life of Kitty Monroe, a beloved friend and loving dog mom; HRC commemorates Independence Day with call to action

HRC REMEMBERS THE LIFE OF KITTY MONROE, A BELOVED FRIEND AND LOVING DOG MOM: “Kitty Monroe should still be alive today to spend time with her beloved friends and four dogs. We must remember her name as we continue the fight against this epidemic of violence on Black transgender women,” said HRC Director of Community Engagement for the Transgender Justice Initiative Tori Cooper (@MsToriCooper1, she/her). “Her death came too soon, and it is up to us to celebrate the life she lived and do better to protect transgender and gender non-conforming people in our communities.” More from HRC.

HRC COMMEMORATES INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH CALL TO ACTION:

‘I’M TERRIFIED I MIGHT BE HERE FOREVER’: BRITTNEY GRINER PENS HANDWRITTEN LETTER TO BIDEN: More from CNN.

HOW TO HANDLE THE EMOTIONAL AFTERMATH OF ROE BEING OVERTURNED: More from Popsugar.

U.S. ANTI-TRANS LAWS WON’T ‘SAVE WOMEN’S SPORTS’: More from the Conversation.

WORKERS ARE COMING BACK, AND COMING OUT, AT THE OFFICE: More from the Wall Street Journal.

SAME-SEX COUPLES UPDATING LEGAL STATUS AFTER ABORTION RULING: More from the Associated Press.

LGBTQ+ AMERICANS ARE MORE WORRIED ABOUT SAVING FOR RETIREMENT THAN THEIR NON-LGBTQ+ PEERS, SURVEY FINDS: More from the Hill.

THE GOP IS TERRORIZING LGBTQ+ YOUTH, BUT THE KIDS ARE FIGHTING BACK: More from the Advocate.

PRIDE IN HELPING OTHERS: More from the St. Louis American.

PROTECTIONS FOR TRANS ATHLETES IN TITLE IX PROPOSAL STILL UNKNOWN: More from Inside Higher Ed.

📍 IN THE STATES

HRC ON DESANTIS’S “DON’T SAY GAY OR TRANS” LAW GOING INTO EFFECT, TARGETING LGBTQ+ YOUTH AND TURNING BACK THE CLOCK ON EQUALITY: More from HRC and the Hill.

HRC ENDORSES 184 U.S. HOUSE INCUMBENT SUPPORTERS OF THE EQUALITY ACT FOR 2022 RE-ELECTION: More from HRC.

📺 GET CULTURED

15 INTERNATIONAL LGBTQ+ MOVIES WE LOVE WATCHING: More from Out.

🌍 GLOBAL EQUALITY

LITHUANIAN LAWMAKERS AGREE TO CONSIDER SAME-SEX PARTNERSHIP BILL: More from Al Jazeera.


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