GENDA Passes NYS Assembly, Awaits Action By Senate Currently under New York State law, a person can lose their job, be refused service in a restaurant, kicked out of a public library or evicted from their home simply because of how they express their gender. As a result of this discrimination, more than one-third […]
Assembly Approves Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act Now on to the Senate (which has voted this bill down about 5 times). For those of you who live in NY and wish to ask your state senator to support GENDA the Bill number is S 6349. You can read the bill here.
you’re barely alive: How do you know if your client is lying? This reminded me of my foundation year. After undergrad (I was a history major) I was trying to figure out what career to pursue. I was passionate about social justice and human rights so I wanted a career that allowed me to focus […]
Great Sites for Social Workers This morning I had an opportunity to review a website called, Socialworkhelper.com and must say I was thoroughly impressed with the mission of the site, its depth of content, and commitment to encouraging responsible use of technology within the Social Work profession.
American hospitals turn to bedside, emergency room debt-collectors As a country, when will we decide to stop allowing things like this to happen. Health care is a right not a privilege. Posted by Rachel