“It hurt that the State of West Virginia would try to block me from pursuing my dreams," Becky Pepper-Jackson, 11, said. "I just want to play.”
The state cannot currently enforce its law that requires businesses to post signs if they allow people to use their facilities according to gender identity.
Florida, Arkansas, Montana, North Dakota and West Virginia have been added to a list of 17 states where state employee travel is forbidden.
European Union members must subscribe to the group's values or hit the road, said Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
The co-owners of the historic nightspot said they felt it was important to stand up against corporations that "are trying to legalize discrimination."
Human rights activists said the legislation, if approved, would expose queer people to greater discrimination across the country.
In a new interview with “E! True Hollywood Story,” the trans performer and rights advocate reflects on her star-making role.
Tennessee’s Gov. Bill Lee has approved multiple bills targeting transgender people over the past week.
The State Department now recognizes the citizenship of babies born abroad to same-sex married couples, even if an American parent is not genetically related.
"What my daughter and the other trans children need is for adults to get loud and to do the heavy lifting because they are only kids."