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Thu, Oct, 22, 2020

New Transgender Justice Teach-in brings together trans and queer abolitionists and organizers

The Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity and the University of Minnesota Duluth's Sexuality & Gender Equity Initiative are collaborating on an upcoming new virtual Transgender Justice Teach-in, "The Rise of a Trans Abolitionist Vision."

Mon, Jun, 4, 2018

Institute statement on SCOTUS opinion in Masterpiece case

Masterpiece comprises an array of unique facts and circumstances, and some initial news and analysis has been more confusing than helpful. Here, we’re addressing the context of this case, some basic facts and implications, and leaving you with some ways to get involved and stay involved.

Mon, Feb, 13, 2017

Institute to host inaugural State of the Region panel at MBLGTACC

CHICAGO, IL—The State of the Region will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 10:20-11:20 AM CST (workshop session 3) at Navy Pier.