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NCTE Welcomes Draft Report From President Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing

The National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) welcomes the draft findings and recommendations of President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing as a first step to ending racial profiling and violence by police.

President Obama Acknowledges Humanity of Trans and Bisexual Americans in Historic State of the Union

Tonight, President Barack Obama includes transgender and bisexual people in the State of the Union address in reference to American values and the defense of human dignity.

President's Bold Immigration Action Welcomed But Could Leave Out Most LGBT Immigrants

National Center for Transgender Equality Calls for Further Action Tonight, the White House announced executive actions that will halt deportations and provide legal status for nearly 5 million im

Unaccompanied LGBT Immigrant Children Caught in Fray of Border Security and Deportation

A recently published Mother Jones article highlights the current child refugee crisis in the US, telling the

9 Things President Obama Can Do to Address Trans Economic Inequality

Today, ahead of the annual State of the Union speech,  President Barack Obama took an important step addressing income inequality by raising the minimum wage of new federal workers to $10.10, helping to ease t

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