North Carolina’s Transgender Law and the Bathroom Controversy
The U.S Department of Justice and the state of North Carolina are in a legal battle over a law the state passed requiring transgender people to use the restroom matching the gender they were assigned at birth. Proponents of the law believe it's a matter of safety and comfort, while opponents say it's unconstitutional and a violation of civil liberties.
- Demoya Gordon, Transgender Rights Project Attorney, Lambda Legal
- Lana Moore, Columbus Firefighter and Transgender Activist
- Liam Gallagher, Transgender Outreach Coordinator, Stonewall Columbus
- Chai R. Feldblum, Commissioner, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
This show has originally aired on May 12, 2016 at 10 a.m.