Philadelphia – Earlier this week, it was reported that Keisha Jenkins, 22, is the 18th transgender woman of color to be killed in the United States in 2015. Earlier this year, in May, London Kiki Channel, 21, was also murdered in Philadelphia. Continue reading.
Harrisburg – Equality PA is proud to announce the endorsement of outstanding judicial candidates. All of these candidates have a record of involvement with the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community and familiarity with the issues that face the LGBT community. Continue reading.
Harrisburg – Yesterday, Gov. Wolf announced the creation of a commission to improve diverse and small business participation in state contracting opportunities and the overall economy. Executive Director of Equality PA, Ted Martin, will serve on the commission to ensure that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people will be included in these new opportunities. Continue reading.