News Briefs: October/November 2013

Joe Bell, father of the late Jadin Bell, was killed during a cross-country trek to raise awareness about the kind of anti-gay bullying that led to his son’s suicide.
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Joe Bell of La Grande, Ore., whose son Jadin committed suicide last …

Trans-Inclusive ENDA Passes Senate Committee

Photo by Julie Cortez, PQ Monthly.
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly

The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee voted today 15-7 to approve a fully inclusive version of the Employment Nondiscrimination Act. According to trans activist Meghan Stabler, it is the first …