bathroom bill

Youth Interrupted: Transgender Teens in America

Meet a Trans Teen Using Letters From Classmates to Fight For His Bathroom Rights, Part 2

Forced to become an activist and advocate for trans rights in high school, Vinnie Holt learns about the power of friends, family, and self-love.
Broadly Staff
Youth Interrupted: Transgender Teens in America

Meet a Trans Teen Who's Identified As a Girl Since The Age of Four, Part 2

Discrimination forced Trinity's mom to homeschool her child. Though this allowed Trinity to receive a supportive education, her family soon experienced material loss and other challenging life changes.
Broadly Staff

How a Trans Student Brought Bathroom Equality to His School

After months of activism, Vinnie Holt of Charlotte, North Carolina, successfully persuaded his school to create strong, trans-affirmative bathroom policies.
Diana Tourjée
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

GOP bashes Trump over Charlottesville rant, bathroom bill fails again in Texas, top union leader quits White House council over Charlottesville, and more.
VICE Staff

The Final Battle Over Texas's Anti-Trans 'Bathroom Bill'

Businesses, parents, schools, faith leaders, and a hockey team are lining up to oppose legislation backed by hardline social conservatives.
Meredith Hoffman
The Rundown

Texas Businesses Slam Bathroom Bill for Negative Impact on State Economy

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff

Texas Senate Passes Anti-Trans Bathroom Bill In Special Session

The bill has been amended in an attempt to prevent economic loss in the state, but remains a shameful attack on the lives and dignity of transgender Texans.
Gabby Bess

Texas GOP Leader 'Disgusted' By Anti-Transgender Bill

"I don't want the suicide of a single Texan on my hands."
Diana Tourjée
Holy Shit

Metalhead Trans Journalist Danica Roem Clinches Democratic Nom for State Legislature

The thrash metal singer and lifelong Prince Williams County resident will face off against conservative Republican Bob Marshall.
Kim Kelly
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Shooting Hogs from Balloons Could Soon Be a Reality in Texas

The state legislature just passed a bill to legalize the practice, because apparently hunting them from helicopters was too noisy.
Drew Schwartz

NCAA Caves on North Carolina's HB2 Repeal

The NCAA is going to lift its ban on holding events in North Carolina after the state repealed and replaced the controversial HB2.
Sean Newell
The VICE Guide to Right Now

North Carolina Just Repealed Its Bathroom Bill for Something a Little Less Discriminatory

Activists say the replacement bill still doesn't do enough to protect the LGBTQ community.
VICE Staff