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National Center for Transgender Equality dissolving staff
2019-11-14

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The National Center for Transgender Equality ( NCTE ) started 2019 with 23 staffers—but will close the month with just seven, NewNowNext.com reported.

Leadership recently offered employees the option to take a 10-week buyout. Nearly everyone walked away, with many declining the severance.

Leaders offered buyout packages to all staff in a four-and-half-hour meeting last week, sources said. The offer came after staffers wrote a letter demanding that Executive Director Mara Keisling and Deputy Executive Director Lisa Mottet resign within 18 months, citing a racial divide "between NCTE and leaders within the Black and brown trans communities," the missive noted.

The full article is at www.newnownext.com/national-center-for-trans-equality-massive-buyout-staff-dissolved/11/2019/.


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