In a matter of weeks, Bay Area pilot Tamsyn Waterhouse could once again be fully licensed to fly planes, because she challenged the Federal Aviation Administration and won.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has released new medical certification guidelines for transgender pilots, eliminating several rounds of unnecessary psychological testing that were once required.
The Center for American Progress has an immediate opening for a Special Assistant to the LGBT Research and Communications Project. The Special Assistant will support the LGBT team in the production of timely policy research and analysis on a range of issues impacting LGBT Americans, including relationship recognition, workplace discrimination, LGBT health, youth homelessness, and LGBT family issues.
The ruling by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission or EEOC stating that Title VII of the federal sex discrimination law protects trans people goes into effect May 21, 2012. The decision is massive and wonderful.