Texas State Capitol
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick believes SB6's committee hearing will happen in early March. Are you ready to speak up and speak out? EQTX is putting out the call for testimonies. They need "as many of you and parents of trans youth" as possible. Follow Facebook for updates. Thu., Feb. 23 - Thu., March 16.
EQTX, ACLU of Texas, HRC, Texas Freedom Network, and Transgender Education Network of Texas host an LGBTQ+ Advocacy Day so that all of us can ask state leaders to pass inclusive policies to protect all Texans, and end discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. Advance registration is required with lunch provided. Thu., Jan. 26 - Mon., March 20Mon., March 20.. $5.
Local nonprofit Immigrants United hosts candlelight vigil to honor and support the 4.5 million immigrants in Texas. Thu., Feb. 23, 6:30-8:30pm.
A peaceful protest uniting Texas Latinos and Muslims, though are all welcome. Bring spoons, pots, pans, etc. to make some noise....Los latinos y los musulmanes debemos permanecer juntos. Todo el mundo es bienvenido. La manifestación será pacífica, traiga a su familia. Sat., Feb. 25, 2-5pm.
A peaceful protest against immigration bans, ICE, and walls. Sat., Feb. 25, 2-5pm.
#TXBlackWomenRiseUp! Join Dallas' Afiya Center to make your voice heard on women's reproductive rights with guest speaker Dr. Willie Parker and other abortion rights leaders. Mon., Feb. 27, 11am-5pm. Free.
Stand against xenophobia by marching with Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance (RITA)! The march for immigrant and refugee rights leaves City Hall at 8am, down Second Street and up Congress, and culminates in a rally at the Capitol. Tue., Feb. 28, 9am-4pm.