SPH DEAN'S SEMINAR–Transgender Rights Ballot Battle: What’s at Stake?

  • Starts: 1:00 pm on Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  • Ends: 2:15 pm on Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Mason Dunn, Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition, Freedom for All Massachusetts Campaign; and Jennifer Siegel, Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery

This November, Massachusetts voters will face the first-ever statewide popular vote on protections for transgender people from discrimination. The referendum would repeal the state law (Bill S.2407) that protects transgender people from discrimination in public places, including restaurants, stores, and doctors’ offices. Both sides of the issue have said that either way, the results will have repercussions across the country. The Activist Lab has invited a panel of experts to discuss how we got here, and what’s at stake.

Cohosted with Boston University School of Public Health Activist Lab

#SPHDSS18

Doors open at 12:30 p.m. Please RSVP at the link provided.

LIVE STREAMING AVAILABLE at www.bu.edu/sph/live

Services for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing People Provided

Audience:
public
Address:
72 East Concord Street, Boston
Room:
Hiebert Lounge
Fees:
free
Registration:
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