Tag Archive | Tennessee

Tennessee: Gov. Lee Signs Anti-Trans Student Bathroom Bill

Tennessee: Gov. Lee Signs Anti-Trans Student Bathroom Bill

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed HB 1233 (SB 1367) into law, a discriminatory bill that will deny transgender students access to the bathroom and locker rooms consistent with their gender identity. The bill further discriminates against transgender students, and opens up schools to legal consequences, if a student believes they have shared a sex-segregated […]

US: Portland Tennessee Debates Ban On Drag Shows

US: Portland Tennessee Debates Ban On Drag Shows

In Portland, Tennessee, city officials debated on a ban on drag shows on Monday last (18th September). While owners of some drag establishments urged the officials to see the shows before they make a decision to ban them, others, like Nicole Vestal, said that “transgender shows have no business in the downtown district”, and that […]

Tennessee: Bill Passed To Force Transgenders To Use Opposite Gender Facilities

Tennessee: Bill Passed To Force Transgenders To Use Opposite Gender Facilities

The Tennessee House Education Administration & Planning Subcommittee yesterday, unanimously on a voice vote, passed HB 2414 – an outrageous bill targeting transgender students in public elementary, middle, and high schools, as well as those in public universities. The measure, which now moves to the full committee for consideration, seeks to force transgender students to use restrooms […]

Listen: This Way Out Podcast for August 18

Listen: This Way Out Podcast for August 18

  The latest episode of top LGBT radio show, This Way Out, is now available to listen or download for free, right here on EILE Magazine! In this week’s episode, “The Dog” gets his day in a new documentary; Christian singer Beeching rocks the Bible in a Lively debate; dozens are busted in Lebanon’s anti-gay crackdown, […]

Podcast: This Way Out LGBT Radio

Podcast: This Way Out LGBT Radio

Every week, EILE Magazine features the latest episode of This Way Out, a Los Angeles-based LGBT radio show, which celebrates its 26th year on air this month! This Way Out is available in 200 countries worldwide, as well as here each week on EILE!