In shelters across our state, in doorways, in abandoned buildings, makeshift camps and squats, homeless youth try to find a safe place to sleep at night. For hundreds of homeless youth in New Jersey, safety does not come easy and sometimes not at all. On May 14th you can shine a spotlight too say organizers of Operation Shine.
A new report released this month offers the most comprehensive analysis to date of the inequities facing transgender workers in the American workforce— from finding and keeping good jobs, to having equal access to job- related benefits, to obtaining adequate health insurance coverage. "A Broken Bargain for Transgender Workers" is a companion to the recently released report, "A Broken Bargain: Discrimination, Fewer Benefits and More Taxes for LGBT Workers."