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A Year Without Tamir Rice Actions

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Photo from GetEQUAL’s Facebook event. November 23rd marks a full year since Cleveland police officers Timothy Loehmann approached and killed Tamir Rice.  It all happened in just a few seconds. The routine overuse of... READ MORE

Ohio licensing board: condemn conversion therapy!

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Conversion “therapy” (sometimes called reparative “therapy”) kills. The goal of the practice – which is nearly universally shunned in the medical community – is to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity,... READ MORE

#TDOR2015 in Ohio

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Today, on the Transgender Day of Remembrance, we remember those we lost in the transgender community to violence. 22 names so far from 2015 will be remembered and honored. To learn more about violence against... READ MORE

Legislators press bill to ban conversion therapy

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Advocates back bill to ban conversion therapy by @dinaivey (thx @senatortavares, @DeniseDriehaus @debphillipsohio) — Equality Ohio (@EqualityOhio) November 19, 2015 On Tuesday, Representative Denise Driehaus and Representative Debbie Phillips stressed the importance of banning... READ MORE

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