The scope of the marital presumption of parentage must be expanded to be more LGBTQ-inclusive.
HHS Proposal Puts Millions of Americans at Risk of Discrimination When Accessing Federally Funded Services
A new proposal from the Department of Health and Human Services would give grantees a license to discriminate using billions in taxpayer dollars.
It is unclear how the new commission within the State Department will rule on universal human rights.
These nine LGBTQ faith leaders work to resist injustice and articulate a moral vision for the United States.
People of faith have been at the forefront of the fight for LGBTQ rights for more than 50 years.
The Equality Act would help to ensure that all Americans, including LGBTQ people, receive full equality under the law.
President Trump’s HHS budget request to Congress slashes funding for civil rights enforcement and patient privacy protections while increasing funding for religious exemptions.
Policymakers should ensure that religious liberty extends to all Americans—and that it is not misused as a license to discriminate.
Faith leaders across the United States are showing support for the Equality Act, a bill that would grant members of the LGBTQ community consistent protections.
The right to religious freedom is an essential American protection, yet it has been distorted in recent years to cause harm and discrimination.
John Freml—whose foster daughter was taken from his home—is one of a growing number of LGBTQ individuals who has faced discrimination in adoption and foster care.
Religious exemptions allowing child placing agencies to discriminate against LGBTQ prospective parents will likely reduce the number of families available to adopt, further overburdening the child welfare system and harming the best interests of children in care.
Religious organizations and people of faith affirm that LGBTQ individuals should be allowed to adopt and foster children from child welfare organizations without facing discrimination.
Women of faith have played an integral role in the fight for gender equality in myriad ways, including feminist theology, leadership in houses of worship, advocacy for immigrants and refugees, and more.
Young people’s involvement in faith-based activism is not new, and their work fighting for righteous causes should be supported.