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Equality Magazine: Early Fall 2021

A More Just, Equitable and Inclusive Future

From creating welcoming schools to stopping anti-LGBTQ+ legislation to passing the Equality Act, we are bringing all of our power to bear to fight for LGBTQ+ equality.

Read the Early Fall 2021 issue

The Latest Updates

July 23, 2007 | Admin

Nancy Pelosi to Speak at HRC Dinner

Human Rights Campaign to Honor House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with 2007 National Equality AwardPelosi Will Also Keynote 11th Annual DinnerWASHINGTON - Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest gay, lesbian, bisexual…

February 23, 2007 | Admin

Former NBA player comes out

John Amaechi, once a star player for the Orlando Magic, is the first NBA player to ever publicly come out as a gay man. Now retired from basketball, Amaechi's unique…

October 26, 2005 | Admin

Sheryl Swoopes Opens Doors with Honesty and Courage

'Sheryl Swoopes is a real hero on and off the court,' said Human Rights Campaign President Joe Solmonese.WASHINGTON - Human Rights Campaign President Joe Solmonese made the following statement as…

August 18, 2005 | Admin

Rapper Kanye West Speaks Out for GLBT Fairness

'West is taking a stand for millions of Americans who struggle with discrimination every day,' said HRC President Joe Solmonese.
WASHINGTON - Rap musician Kanye West speaks out against homophobia…