Watch Bridget Terry Long's AERA Centennial Lecture on "Supporting College Student Access and Success: Making Sure Hard Work Pays Off" here. Her lecture took place on January 11, 2017, in Los Angeles.
Senate Bill 6—the Texas Privacy Act—was introduced in the Texas legislature on January 5, 2017. The proposed legislation, referred to as the “bathroom bill,” mirrors the ideas in North Carolina’s HB2 which was enacted in March 2016. The proposed Texas bill would require people to use the bathroom that corresponds to the gender on their birth certificate, hence discriminating against transgender persons. Read more