Posts Tagged ‘d.c. transgender community’

Survey: 42 Percent of Transgender Residents Have Experienced Workplace Harassment, Many Others Unemployed

Casa Ruby director Ruby Corado served as an investigator for the report.

Report: D.C. Transgender Individuals Face Significant Discrimination in Employment

An OHR report finds that 48 percent of employers appeared to give preference to cisgender applicants.

Transgender Rights Advocates Rally for Repeal of Prostitution-Free Zones

A handful of transgender-rights advocates stood with signs in front of the Wilson Building today—the day that Monica Jones is set to go on trial in Arizona.  Jones, a black, transgender student at Arizona State University, is facing manifestation of prostitution charges, though she says she was arrested while walking to a local bar and [...]