Equality Act passes House: All Democrats and 8 Republicans vote in favor

Equality Act passes House: All Democrats and 8 Republicans vote in favor

by WorldTribune Staff, September 17, 2019 The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives on Sept. 13 passed the Equality Act which amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to make “sexual orientation and gender identity” protected characteristics under federal anti-discrimination law. All Democrats and 8 Republicans voted in favor of the bill, which passed 236-173. Opponents say […]

Trump moves to apply science, not ‘feelings’, in assigning gender

Trump moves to apply science, not ‘feelings’, in assigning gender

by WorldTribune Staff, October 28, 2018 News that the Trump administration may define gender based on a biological determination at birth has triggered outrage from the Left. President Donald Trump’s Department of Human Services is moving to overturn the Obama-era edict and adopt a definition of gender “on a biological basis that is clear, grounded […]

Obama order on transgender school bathrooms blocked by Texas judge

Obama order on transgender school bathrooms blocked by Texas judge

by WorldTribune Staff, August 23, 2016 President Barack Obama’s directive allowing transgender students to use the bathrooms and locker rooms of the gender they identify with has been blocked by a federal judge in Texas. Judge Reed O’Connor on Aug. 21 ordered a preliminary injunction ruling the Obama administration did not follow federal law when […]