- May 16, 2014
This week, HRC President Chad Griffin toured the states of Arkansas, Mississippi and Alabama to kick off Project One America, an unprecedented and historic effort to bring LGBT equality to the Deep South.
At a series of press conferences and community events, HRC partnered with state officials, small business owners, community and faith leaders to explain the importance of this campaign and chart a plan moving forward.
Here is some of the news coverage that Project One America has received since the launch:
Associated Press: Campaign opts for gentle persuasion to promote LGBT equality in South
Birmingham News: Alabama becoming new home for LGBT equality
The Huffington Post: HRC's Project One America Campaign Aims For LGBT Equality In The South (VIDEO)
Associated Press: Group for LGBT Equality Laws in 3 Southern States
Jackson Free Press: State Reps Back Human Rights Campaign
Hattiesburg American: Human Rights Campaign kicks off Project One America