Has the Future Already Been Forgotten? A Post-2007 Transgender Legal History Told Through the Eyes of the Late, (Rarely) Great Employment Non-Discrimination Act

The article is now available on the website of the William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law.  Please read before all of the pro-HRC revisionist crap is shoveled into officially-approved discourse this fall.

Has the Future Already Been Forgotten

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2007: Ten Years Ago, Ten Years After

Yes, posts have been sparse of late.

This is one of multiple reasons:
Has the Future Already Been Forgotten

The full text of this article is not yet available on the website of the William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law.  However, I will link to it when it becomes available.

Ten Years Ago Tomorrow: H.R. 2015

Discuss.

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Fake Voter Fraud and Fake Bathroom Predators – Brought to You by the Fake Patriots Who Benefit from Fake News

See a pattern?

The author of the so-called bathroom bill said she is working on potential changes after listening to people “from all walks of life,” emphasizing that her measure is aimed not at the transgender people it would affect but at men who might assert a right to go into women’srestrooms for perhaps nefarious purposes.

“It’s really not about the transgender.[“]

Memo to Senator Kolkhorst: If you want people to believe your christianist anti-trans BS, you might want to avoid using St. Barney Syntax.

 

Just a Few Hours ‘Til Jan. 20, 2017

It’s not January 19, 2017.

Well, Joe.  Now it is.

Two men posted disturbing video of themselves on Facebook beating a trans woman while shouting “Shoot that bitch.”

The footage shows two men in New Orleans using transphobic slurs and looking for victims. Towards the end of the video, one of the men appears to be beating a woman while holding a gun.

Noire wrote when she posted the video: “so these two ‘straight’ guys ‘volunteered’ their time to ride around their city targeting gay and trans people on the streets of (NO, Louisiana).”

Would ENDA have stopped this attack from happening?

Doubtful.

Would the victim in this attack have ever benefited from ENDA?

I have my thoughts, but I don’t know the woman so, for the time being, I’ll offer up what I do know: The federal hate crime law did not do squat to prevent that attack – or any attack on anyone anywhere ever – from happening.

Remind us again, Joe….

How much money  did you ‘earn’ at HRC just during the Obama years?

2 Days ‘Til Jan. 20, 2017

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If ENDA doesn’t pass by then, will Joe Solmonese give back all any of the money he raked in as head of HRC?

Did Winning Marriage Equality Solve This Problem?

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