Judges and magistrates in some southern states are still defying the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality decision.
We the People
ICE Officers Overwhelmingly Use Their Discretion to Detain LGBT Immigrants
The Economic Cost of Overly Broad RFRAs
Helping State and Local Officials Advocate for LGBT Communities
Moving the Needle
LGBT people still lack basic nondiscrimination protections throughout daily life. The Equality Act would modernize the nation’s nondiscrimination laws to include everyone.
The U.S. Department of State’s recent inclusion of same-sex partners as a family reunification refugee priority category will improve access to the refugee program for LGBT families.
Learn more about why LGBT people can still face discrimination when attempting to buy or rent a home.
Thirty-one states lack comprehensive sexual orientation and gender identity legal protections, which puts lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT, Americans who live in these states at risk.
One year after Hobby Lobby, state legislators, organizations, and for-profit corporations are using religious liberty to infringe on the rights of women, religious minorities, and LGBT people.
Reducing the barriers to ID cards for homeless youth could improve access to critical services and new opportunities.
Learn more about why LGBT people can still face discrimination when trying to access credit.
Federally supported population surveys need to keep up with the growing visibility of LGBT issues by beginning to routinely collect data on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Learn more about why LGBT workers can still face discrimination on the job.
Learn more about why LGBT students can still face discrimination in education.
Learn more about why LGBT Americans can still be denied goods and services throughout the economy.
The LGBT and disability movements have both seen tremendous progress in the past decades—but much work remains. In this podcast, movement leaders discuss the personal and political intersections of the work that lies ahead.
New legislation to amend existing federal nondiscrimination laws to expressly include lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans will fortify and further protect the freedoms and rights of all Americans.
LGBT couple Krista and Jami Contreras discuss what happened when they took their infant daughter to the pediatrician for the first time.