State & Local Advocacy

Equality Magazine: Spring 2021

Our Resilience

Amid a rising tide of violence in this country - against APA people, Black and Brown people and more - we are continuing to fight a wave of hate-fueled anti-trans legislation in the states. We cannot let grief turn into despair or inaction. We remain united against hate in all its forms.

Read the Spring 2021 issue

The Latest Updates

May 5, 2021 | Melodía Gutiérrez

Tell Gov. Bill Lee: STOP Discrimination in Tennessee

Within the last six years, Tennessee has appallingly filed over 70 pieces of anti-LGBTQ legislation. This year, legislators are working tirelessly to lead the nation in rapidly advancing anti-equality measures…

April 13, 2021 | Guest contributor

Telling Trans Stories: Daniel

Across the country, state legislatures are trying to pass dangerous bills that attack transgender kids. From legislation preventing kids from playing sports to others that would prevent access to gender-affirming…

April 6, 2021 | Guest contributor

Telling Trans Stories: Adam

Across the country, state legislatures are trying to pass dangerous bills that attack transgender kids. From legislation preventing kids from playing sports to others that would prevent access to gender-affirming…

April 6, 2021 | Guest contributor

Telling Trans Stories: Jeremiah

Across the country, state legislatures are trying to pass dangerous bills that attack transgender kids. From legislation preventing kids from playing sports to others that would prevent access to gender-affirming…

March 26, 2021 | HRC staff

HRC Places Anti-Hutchinson Ad During Arkansas NCAA Game

Post submitted by Lucas Acosta (he/him), former Deputy Director of Communications, PoliticsLITTLE ROCK, AR. — Today, the Human Rights Campaign announced it has purchased airtime for an ad denouncing the…