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.
Follow these 10 faith leaders for a moral vision and strong resistance to injustice.
New data from the Center for American Progress show that LGBTQ people frequently avoid health care and experience discrimination in these settings, underscoring the importance of ACA.
The U.S. Supreme Court could undermine civil rights for the LGBTQ community in Masterpiece Cakeshop.