The LGBTQ community will not achieve full equality as long as LGBTQ people of color continue to face oppression and marginalization on the basis of race. The Human Rights Campaign is committed to fighting racism and racial oppression, challenging hateful policies and rhetoric and representing and advocating for the full diversity of the LGBTQ community through a range of strategies, tactics and programs.

Transgender, Communities of Color

Seven Things About Transgender People That You Didn't Know

While issues facing transgender and non-binary communities have recently received greater attention from the public, policymakers and government officials, we’ve been around for centuries in cultures and history as early…

Communities of Color, College

#HBCUOutLoud Day

HRC Foundation’s Historically Black College and Universities (HBCU) Program has coined a national day (#HBCUOutLoudDay) to raise awareness about the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer HBCU community. HBCU OutLoud…

Coming Out, Communities of Color

Coming Out: Living Authentically as Black LGBTQ People

We all deserve the right to live our lives genuinely, completely and honestly. Race, ethnicity, language, religion, culture, gender expression, sexual orientation and gender identity should never be barriers to…

Health & Aging, Communities of Color, Transgender

LGBTQ People and the Coronavirus Economy

Research by HRC and PSB Insights shows that LGBTQ people face disproportionate economic hardship due to the coronavirus pandemic.
At the onset of the pandemic, the HRC Foundation (HRC) issued…

HIV & AIDS, Communities of Color, Coming Out, College

Safe Sex and Beating the Odds

Taking precautions against HIV doesn’t mean you should be ashamed of your sexuality or not enjoy sex - you can love your body and stay safe.

Communities of Color, Health & Aging

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Latinx LGBTQ People

In partnership with PSB Insights, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation has been tracking the economic impact of COVID-19 on the LGBTQ community. While previous data spoke to the impact of…

Communities of Color, College

National HBCU Leading In Truth Symposium

Since 2005, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation has brought together 40+ LGBTQ HBCU students annually for a 4-day intensive summit at our D.C. headquarters. Given the impact of the COVID-19…