#AM_Equality: 50 days until the Nov elections; HRC President Alphonso David speaks with Paypal CEO Dan Schulman on identity & intersectionality
⏰ 50 DAYS ⏰
Today, HRC marks 50 days until the critical November elections. HRC has been investing at record-high levels in priority states across the country to be the margin of victory where it matters most. To learn more, visit HRC.org/Vote.
HRC EXPANDS ARIZONA STAFF, ENDORSES KATE GALLEGO & STATE LEGISLATIVE CANDIDATES: On Friday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced the addition of 4 staff in Arizona, bringing our total number of staff mobilizing voters in Arizona to 7. HRC is also announcing the endorsement of Kate Gallego for re-election as Mayor of Phoenix, as well as Juan Mendez, Athena Salman, and Melody Hernandez, adding to the slate of 30 state legislative candidates HRC has endorsed this cycle. More from HRC.
THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT’S NEW PROPOSED RULE WOULD UNDERMINE PROTECTIONS FOR TRANS AND GENDER NON-CONFORMING PEOPLE: Read more from the Los Angeles Times.
HRC FOUNDATION’S YOUTH AMBASSADORS ARE READY TO MAKE THEIR VOICES HEARD THIS ELECTION: Watch Armando Hernandez Jr. (he/him), Ace Auker (they/them) and MaKayla Humphrey (she/her) talk about what voting means to them, and read more from The Hill.
LGBTQ EXECUTIVES AND BUSINESS PEOPLE ARE USING THEIR INFLUENCE TO SUPPORT LGBTQ INCLUSION: More from Openly.
🇺🇸 IN THE STATES
FLORIDA AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER ANNOUNCES NEW POLICIES THAT INSTRUCT POLICE TO LIMIT THEIR USE OF FORCE: More from Florida Politics.
LGBTQ-INCLUSIVE CURRICULUM LAWS TAKE EFFECT THIS ACADEMIC YEAR IN NEW JERSEY, ILLINOIS: More from Washington Blade.
🌏 GLOBAL EQUALITY NEWS
NORTHERN IRELAND ANNOUNCES IT PLANS TO PROTECT LGBTQ YOUTH FROM SO-CALLED “CONVERSION THERAPY”: More from Gay Star News.