TLDEF And Empire Justice Center Celebrate Passage Of New York’s Gender Recognition Act

Today, the Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) and the Empire Justice Center celebrated the passage of the NYS Gender Recognition Act (S.4402/A.5465) by the New York State legislature. Continue Reading →

NY Senate Passes Senator Holymans Gender Recognition Act From Harlem To The Hudson

Today, the New York State Senate passed the Gender Recognition Act (S.4402-B/A.5465-D) sponsored by Senator Brad Hoylman and Assembly Member Daniel O’Donnell. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Continue Reading →

Senator Hoylman Hails New Protections For LGBTQ Veterans Under “Restoration Of Honor Act”

On Veterans Day, Senator Brad Hoylman commemorated the implementation of the Restoration of Honor Act (S.45B/A.8097), his bill with Assembly Member Didi Barrett. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for Continue Reading →

Unveiling Of 125th Street Harlem Renaissance 2.0 Banners Celebrating Same Gender Love

As we celebrate the Centennial of the Harlem Renaissance differently, The Gatekeepers Collective (TGC), a Harlem-based non-profit presents Harlem Renaissance 2.0 Banners. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Continue Reading →

Senator Brad Hoylman On Policy Change Allowing Trans Youth To Change Gender Marker On Birth Certificates

Senator Brad Hoylman (D/WF-Manhattan) released the following statement today in response to Attorney General Letitia James’ announcement. Become a Harlem insider – Sign-Up for our Newsletter!