Introducing STAND’s LGBTQ Bloggers – Louise Walpin & Marsha Shapiro

  We (Marsha and I) are no strangers to activism; we fought long and hard, both in the legislature and as plaintiffs in the Lambda Legal suit, for marriage equality in New Jersey.  For that reason, we expected… Read More

Disability Rights Round-Up, March 2nd, 2017

As we begin our blog series on rights and services for individuals with disabilities, let’s take a look at two items that would have major impact – one on the state level, and one national. First – a… Read More

Education Status Round-Up, March 1, 2017

  Welcome to STAND’s education blog! With so many policy proposals and changes coming down at both the federal and state levels, parents, educators and advocates have been left with their heads spinning. Our aim is to provide regular… Read More