Opposing Apple Health’s Restrictive Rules

June 27th, 2017 Gender Justice League is joining our colleagues in the Coalition for Inclusive Healthcare in opposing rules changes to the Washington Apple Health (Medicaid) Program’s coverage for transition-related healthcare (also known as the “Gender Dysphoria program”).  In 2015, along with a 30-member coalition of grassroots and national organizations, Gender Justice League successfully petitioned […]

2017 Pride speaker Jennicet Gutiérrez

Jennicet Gutiérrez is a transgender Latina organizer from México, and she is an organizer of Los Angeles based Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement. Jennicet believes in the importance of uplifting and centering the voices of trans women of color in all racial justice work. Jennicet will continue to organize in order to end the deportation, […]

VICTORY! SB 6443 Defeated!

Moments ago, the full Senate debated Sen. Ericksen’s (R-Ferndale) harmful SB 6443. This bill would have eliminated the Washington State Human Rights Commission’s rules, which made the 2006 Anderson-Murray Anti-Discrimination law’s requirements clear for employers, businesses, and other places of public accommodation.  This was one of 6 bills in the Washington State Legislature aimed at repealing rules […]