Getting Inclusive AF with Jackye and Katee
HR Collection PlaylistApril 03, 202400:35:07

Getting Inclusive AF with Jackye and Katee

Dive into the world of inclusivity and social justice with Katee Van Horn and Jackye Clayton on the "Inclusive AF" podcast.

In this episode, Katee and Jackye shine a light on the challenges facing transgender individuals and the urgent need for support and protection of their rights. The hosts discuss the alarming introduction of over 300 bills targeting trans people by state lawmakers in 2022, with ongoing efforts in Arizona. They address the discrimination and harm faced by transgender individuals, especially transgender women of color, and the lack of understanding and resources in crucial systems such as law enforcement and education.

Katee and Jackye delve into the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) programs, emphasizing the significance of taking disciplinary action in cases of mistreatment irrespective of factors like sexual orientation, race, age, or disability. They express their concern about the safety and well-being of children in schools and the lack of protection in existing school policies. The hosts also touch on instances of injustices in the education system.

The conversation continues with a focus on the political efforts to restrict and harm transgender kids, in addition to the importance of workplace support and resources for individuals in the transgender community. The hosts advocate for the necessity of holding people accountable for their actions, particularly in cases of sexual assault and other violations against marginalized communities.

In addition to these important discussions, Katee and Jackye also share their weekend plans and engage in lighthearted banter about the weather in Arizona.

Tune in as Katee and Jackye lead a conversation filled with depth, insight, and the importance of creating greater understanding and support for marginalized communities. Whether you've been a long-time advocate or are new to these issues, this episode promises valuable insights into the world of inclusivity and social justice.