Justice Matters: Legal Threats and Protections for Our Transgender Community

, July 18, 2023 at
Zoom, Philadelphia PA -

Event Information

Event Details

Please join us for part two of our new Justice Matters series in collaboration with TransWork on July 18, 2023 from 4:00-5:30 PM via Zoom. Our speakers will discuss employment policies and the law, civil rights protections, and legislative attacks against the transgender community. They will take the audience through steps that can be taken to meet the challenges threatening the rights of transgender members of our community. There will be time for questions and clarifications throughout the presentation. If you have specific questions or topics you would like the speakers to touch on, please email [email protected].

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Additional material and resources

General Resources

Inclusive language guide

Trans Justice Initiative - Human Rights Campaign (hrc.org)

Educate Your Community – It Gets Better

Comprehensive resource for both allies and trans+ people from GLAAD 

HRC resource that addresses common anti-trans bias statements

Pronoun guide (attached below)

For Employers/Employees

Helpful guide for employers from the City of Philadelphia

File a complaint with the city - employment discrimination

Training for employers on gender identity, from the HRC

Model Transgender Employment Policy (attached below)

HR- Creating a Welcoming Workplace for Transgender Employees and Applicants (attached below)

Fair Practice Ordinance (attached below)

Event Highlights