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GSA Day for Gender Justice 2019

Join the action. Moved toward liberation. Today, November 15, 2019, we call for our right to determine who we are, who we will be. As young trans and nonbinary people, our experiences with decision making…

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TRUTH SCOTUS Response

October 10, 2019 – On October 8th, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on three cases regarding whether gender identity and sexual orientation are protected from employment discrimination through Title VII’s language of “on the…

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Dear HRC: Let’s talk about allyship

This week, leadership from the Human Rights Campaign announced a sweeping proposal to reshift the organization and allocate attention and funding toward work for transgender and non-binary communities. The plan outlined intentions to build economic…

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GSA Day for Gender Justice 2018

The National Trans Youth Council invites you to join us in just three weeks on our third annual GSA Day for Gender Justice. On our third GSA Day 4 Gender Justice, November 16, 2018, we are…

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Welcome from the Porters

Know that what you’re doing right now – reaching out for support and resources – is a very wise choice! As the parents of a transgender child we have learned that arming ourselves with ways…

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Uplifting Our Victories and Our Lives

Trans women have have historically been at the root of the women’s movement, whether recognized or not. From black and brown transwomen leading riots from Compton Cafeteria to Stonewall, it has been trans women who’ve…

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#ShowUp4TransYouth

When Betsy DeVos and the Trump administration announced that they were taking away guidance on how schools should protect trans youth, the National TRUTH Council launched the for allies to share concrete ways they’re supporting…

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GSA Day for Gender Justice 2016

For TRUTH’s first-ever GSA Day for Gender Justice, we launched the #MyTransBodyIs campaign to challenge what conversations about trans bodies look like online. We encouraged transgender youth nationwide to take a moment to share what…

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#transTRUTH

#transTRUTH was the first selfie campaign we ran, kicking off our TRUTH program — and continuing even now under the #transTRUTH hashtag. This campaign asks transgender youth from across the nation to take up space…

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We Hear Obama, We Hear You

A response from the National TRUTH Council Last Friday, the Obama administration stood behind a letter, addressed to every public school district throughout the nation, offering guidance in supporting transgender students. As young transgender students…

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