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Net Neutrality Repeal is an Attack on LGBTQ Youth

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chose to repeal Net Neutrality – a principle that prevents internet service providers from slowing or blocking online content. This repeal is expected to hav
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PA LGBTQ Youth Commend House Passage of Discrimination-Free CHIP Reauthorization

PA LGBTQ Youth Commend House Passage of Discrimination-Free CHIP Reauthorization HARRISBURG, Pa. — On Monday evening, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives approved a reauthorization bill for the Children
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Reaffirming Our Commitment to Anti-Racism and Accountability

The Pennsylvania Youth Congress affirms its commitment to ending racial, economic, and social injustice both within our own communities and in the larger world. We believe that white supremacy, classism, and ot
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PYC Condemns the Rescinding of Trans Student Guidance

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Youth Congress condemns the actions of the US Departments of Education and Justice in rescinding their transgender student guidance. The May 2016 “Dear Colleague” was a
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PYC Statement of Solidarity with Targets of Hate in PA Schools

LGBTQ Students Targeted Across Pennsylvania PYC in Solidarity with Victims of Hate Speech, Harassment, and Crimes   HARRISBURG, Pa. — In response to a spike in hate-motivated attacks and intimidation, th
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PYC Supports Federal Lawsuit Against Pine-Richland

Statewide LGBTQ Youth Organization Condemns Anti-Transgender Discrimination by Public School District GIBSONIA, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Youth Congress fully supports the federal lawsuit filed today by three tr
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PA Courts Now Prohibit Gender Identity Discrimination

HARRISBURG, Pa. — In an update initiated by the Pennsylvania Youth Congress, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has revised the Unified Judicial System’s non-discrimination policy to include protections on the
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Trans Student Resource Launched for Pennsylvania Schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Youth Congress (PYC) has launched the Dignity for All project as an online resource for school districts in supporting transgender students. The statewide LGBT youth organiz
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Great Valley + Springfield Adopt First Known Trans Policies in PA

ORELAND, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Youth Congress congratulates the Great Valley and Springfield Township School Boards on adopting the first formal, recognized, comprehensive transgender student district polici