Speaking at the capitol building yesterday, advocates and members of the state legislature’s LGBTQ caucus summarized their “Equality Agenda”. It’s a package of bills opposing discrimination against the LGBTQ community. One bill would ban discrimination on the basis of gender identity or expression, while another would ban conversion therapy. Yet another bill would ban the […]
For 25 years, GSAFE has been working to create just and safe schools for LGBTQ+ youth, empowering students to become leaders, focusing on students of color, interacting with over 250 student clubs, training educators in school districts throughout Wisconsin on how to overcome bias and solve threats to youth in their schools. Co-Executive Director, Brian […]
Let’s be real, 2016 was weird. But there is still reason to celebrate! It’s the 4th Annual end of the year Happy Show! Carousel Bayrd talks with Maurice Cheeks, Dianne Conway Hesselbein, Corinda Rainey-Moore, Brian Juchems and Kimberlee Wright. These Madison leaders tell us what they are proud of in 2016 and what motivates them to […]
Pledge Drive! First, host Carousel Bayrd talks with Elizabeth Armstrong, author of “Paying for the Party” to discuss college inequality. Then Brian Juchems, Senior Director of Education and Policy at GSAFE, discusses the new bill circulating that prohibit trans youth from accessing bathrooms and locker rooms in schools that match their chosen gender. Like what […]
How can health care be more trans affirmative? Are WI K-12 schools safe for trans youth? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!