Making Contact:Brightness of Courage: The Fight for Transgender Access to Gender-Specific Spaces  
Series: Title: Sub-title:
Making Contact  Brightness of Courage: The Fight for Transgender Access to Gender-Specific Spaces    
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
National Radio Project  Weekly Program  See Notes. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:

On this edition of Making Contact, we look at some of the struggles and victories in the fight for transgender access to gender-specific spaces and programs.

Gavin Grimm, high school senior whose case is scheduled to be heard by the US Supreme Court in 2017; Joshua Block, attorney representing Gavin Grimm, American Civil Liberties Union; Stephanie Paige, US Army veteran; Michelle Lael-Norsworthy, founder of Joans House, a non-profit transgender shelter project in San Francisco; James Moran, Los Angeles LGBT Center; Drian Juarez, program manager for Los Angeles LGBT Centers Transgender Economic Empowerment Project; Judy Chiasson, Program Coordinator for LA Unified School Districts Office of Human Relations, Diversity & Equity; Eli Erlick, Director of Trans Student Educational Resources; and the trans, queer, and non-binary youth Sarah, Matthias, and Rachel. 
Notes: Credits:
Program #50-16
Begin Date 12/14/16. End date 06/14/17.

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Total run time is 29 minutes (no hard breaks)
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Host: Monica Lopez
Staff Producers: Anita Johnson, Marie Choi, Monica Lopez, R.J. Lozada
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Audience Engagement Manager: Sabine Blaizin
Web Editor: Kwan Booth
Development Associate: Vera Tykulsker
Contributing Producers: Larry Buhl, Lena Nozizwe
Family / Education | Poverty and Wealth | Homelessness | Mental Health | Public Health and Safety | Human Rights | Civil Liberties | Feminism | Childhood | Schools  
Version 1: Brightness of Courage: The Fight for Transgender Access to Gender-Specific Spaces   
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Promo has :10 end bed for station-specific info. 
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script    12-14-2016  English 
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TransgenderCourage  128Kbps mp3 (26.49MB) Mono 
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