School Libraries Under New Scrutiny As Texas Lawmaker Questions Kids' Access To Books On Race, SexualityState Rep. Matt Krause announced he’s launching an inquiry into “Texas school district content.”
Judge Briefly Blocks Texas Schools' Gender-Based Hair PolicyA federal judge has temporarily blocked a Texas school district's enforcement of a grooming policy that prohibits boys — and not girls — from having long hair.
Wylie Mayor Eric Hogue Believes Women Should Be Silent In Churches And During Council InvocationThe mayor of Wylie admits he doesn't believe women should lead prayers in church or during political meetings, but says people are reading more into a recent email statement than they should.
Fort Worth-Based American Airlines Adds Non-Binary Booking OptionsTaking a trip by plane? If you're traveling on American Airlines you're no longer limited to identifying as "male" or "female" when purchasing tickets.
Dallas Judge Rules In Volatile Custody Case Involving 7-Year-Old's Gender IdentityThe judge restored the parents' joint custody and ruled Thursday the court would not be intervening in specific parental decisions over gender identity.
Twitter Hateful Conduct Policy Now Bans 'Dehumanizing' Posts Toward Religious GroupsSaying their goal is to "keep people safe", Twitter is now banning hate speech that targets religious groups by using dehumanizing language.
US Considers More Options For Detaining Transgender MigrantsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is considering opening a second permanent facility where transgender migrants can be detained.
Dallas City Leaders Begin Work On Racial Equity PlanCity leaders are working on what they call a Racial Equity Plan to focus on jobs, housing and new business, especially in the southern part of Dallas.
Interactive Map Shows Life Expectancy Of Texans By Zip Code, Race, GenderUT Southwestern Medical Center scientists said they have calculated and mapped life expectancy by gender and race/ethnicity down to the ZIP code and county levels in Texas.
Man Changes Gender On Government ID To Get Cheaper Car InsuranceA man in Canada has found an inventive way to cut his car insurance by over $1,000 a year: he's officially become a woman.
Judge: Idaho Must Allow Gender Changes On Birth CertificatesU.S. Magistrate Judge Candy Dale says rules by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare violate the Equal Protection Clause of the U.S. Constitution.
Not Just Boy And Girl; More Teens Identify As TransgenderFar more U.S. teens than previously thought are transgender or identify themselves using other nontraditional gender terms.
Dallas' Family Place Opens First Texas Shelter For Battered MenThe Family Place opened the first shelter in Texas dedicated specifically for male victims of domestic violence.
MLB Receives Overall C+ In Racial, Gender Hiring PracticesAs Major League Baseball celebrates the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier.
Erasing The Gender Pay Gap; One Ask At A TimeEconomists say on average, for every dollar that men earn, women earn roughly $.79 -- and the gap is even wider for women of color.