The Past Hundred Years Of Gender-Segregated Public Restrooms
While anti-transgender bathroom bills have only recently gained momentum, gender-segregated public restrooms have been sites of gender inequity for over a century. Cultural anxieties about bodily secretions, disease, sex, shame, and power — codified into law and reinforced by Hollywood — have allowed the segregated institution to stand. But should we let it?
When Trans Selfies In Bathrooms Go Viral
To protest anti-trans bathroom bills, some attractive, cis-passing trans people have taken selfies to show the absurdity of having to use a restroom that doesn’t match their gender identity. But do cis allies who share these images express allegiance to established gender roles as a condition of their support?
Corporations Criticize N.C. LGBT Law — But Aren’t Dropping Donations To GOP Governors Group
BuzzFeed News reached out to nearly two dozen companies that have come out against North Carolina’s HB2 and have given to the Republican Governors Association. Not one company said they’d be changing their political donations.
Here's Everyone Who Refuses To Work In North Carolina And Mississippi Over Anti-LGBT Laws
Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, Pearl Jam, Cirque du Soleil, Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams, PayPal, and Deutsche Bank are among those who have canceled plans to perform, work, and expand in the states over the recent anti-LGBT laws.