Currently, the case which could set a precedence for the transgender and the entire LGBT community is that of Gavin Grimm in Gloucester, Virginia. Gavin is a 17-year-old transgender male who is fighting the School Board decision which disallows him to use the Men’s Restroom based on privacy issues.
Gender fluidity and transgender rights have become a huge topic over the past year. Many transgender men and women have been fighting for the right to use the bathroom related to the gender they associate with at the present moment and not the one assigned to them at birth.
In this article, learn more about why transgender discrimination might fairly be called the biggest as-yet unresolved civil rights issue of this time period.