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Statement in regards to USC student health center

For students who feel they experienced sexual misconduct by a healthcare provider at a USC student health center, a number of reporting resources can be found at https://change.usc.edu/additional-resources/ You can also drop in to the LGBT Resource Center anytime between Monday – Friday 10AM- 5PM (STU 202) to talk with friendly and understanding LGBTQ+ professional Read more

Alarming new changes to the gender marker on passports created last week

Documentation required for changing gender markers on passports replaced “gender” with “sex,” and limited access to resources for queer people. Last week, the U.S. Department of State altered documentation required for transgender people to obtain correctly gendered documentation. These changes include replacing the language of “gender” with “sex” as well as the removal of resources Read more

LGBT Rights Expand in India; Section 377 Struck Down

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday decriminalised homosexual activity between consenting adults, which was punishable by up to 10 years in jail according to Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. Read more here: https://scroll.in/latest/893352/section-377-sc-to-rule-on-validity-of-colonial-era-law-that-criminalises-gay-sex