First Transgender Person to Provide Testimony to U.S. Senate
“Living the truth and pretending to live who I was not…people never understood why I had a female gender marker…I .. when I used female restrooms police would accost me and I would have to strip….”
By Melanie Nathan, June 13, 2012.
Broadus testified for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which if passed would prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
Broadus is the founder of Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC), an attorney and professor of law Lincoln University of Missouri.
Kylar W. Broadus’ Testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
June 12, 2012
Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, my name is Kylar William Broadus and I’m the Executive Director of the…
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