Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund is committed to ending discrimination based upon gender identity and expression and to achieving equality for transgender people through public education, test-case litigation, direct legal services, and public policy efforts.

HBO's John Oliver on Transgender Rights & TLDEF Clients Trudy Kitzmiller & Kristen Skinner

HBO's John Oliver on Transgender Rights & TLDEF Clients Trudy Kitzmiller & Kristen Skinner

June 29, 2015 - Congratulations to TLDEF sponsor HBO and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on this pitch-perfect piece on the state of transgender rights and the tremendous work that lies ahead of us.

In the piece, John highlights the struggle faced by TLDEF clients Trudy Kitzmiller & Kristen Skinner, who were told by the West Virginia DMV that they had to "look male" before they could have their driver's license photos taken. We continue to advocate for Trudy & Kristen and the WV transgender community for a fair and just driver's license policy that allows all of us to be who ... more