Sam Ames

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Sam Ames is a civil rights attorney, author, and LGBTQ rights advocate. A member of TRUUsT (Transgender Religious Professional UUs Together), they served as interim executive director at both Our Family Coalition and Trans Lifeline, as a staff attorney at the National Center for Lesbian Rights, and as the founder of the Born Perfect campaign to end conversion therapy.

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  • Q&A: LGBTQ Advocate Sam Ames
    Staff Writer

    Civil rights attorney Sam Ames says the 2020 election marks the beginning, not the end, of work to strengthen trans rights.