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G.S.A. Takes On A New Meaning

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GSA Network evolves its name to be more inclusive of all LGBTQ+ youth leaders

GSA Youth Leaders Engage Congressman Mike Honda at the Transgender Equality Task Force Roundtable

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GSA Network youth leaders attended an event hosted by Congressman Mike Honda today on protecting the rights of trans students. The Transgender Equality Task Force Roundtable convened a group of LGBTQ leaders in San Jose to discuss how to prevent sex-based discrimination against transgender students in school and suicide prevention.

Ginna Brelsford, co-executive director for the GSA Network, spoke on the panel, as well as representatives from Transgender Law Center, Gender Spectrum, the Trevor Project and National Center for Lesbian Rights. The audience for the round table included parents and school board members from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and San Jose.

The conversation about protecting trans students from unfair targeting and punishment in schools focused on a recent decision from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights that affirmed the inclusion of gender identity and gender expression in Title IX protections 

Celebrate Intersex Awareness Day and Make Your GSA Intersex Friendly

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Resource Sheet - How to Make Your GSA Intersex FriendlyOften when we talk about our clubs and our communities we unconsciously contribute to the invisibility of our intersex friends.

GSA Network and Transgender Law Center Announce TRUTH

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GSA Network is proud to partner with Transgender Law Center to launch TRUTH, a national storytelling campaign that aims to build empathy, understanding, and a movement for transgender and gender non-conforming youth and their families to sh

GSA Network and Transgender Law Center Announce TRUTH

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GSA Network is proud to partner with Transgender Law Center to launch TRUTH, a national storytelling campaign that aims to build empathy, understanding, and a movement for transgender and gender non-conforming youth and their families to sh

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