How can advocates build coalitions that understand how various life experiences, organizational affiliations, and identities interact to form an individual’s approach to activism? Read our 3 lessons on coalition-building!
The national fight for marriage equality has been gaining success as many states recognize and legalize same-sex marriages. But even with a national spotlight on this movement, there are many LGBT issues that have been largely ignored. Read more about organizations using advocacy to combat anti-trans violence.
Sometimes 13 can be a lucky number. That’s the number of states where same-sex marriage bans were overturned in October. Such a triumphant month highlights an important non-legislative tool for advocates working to influence public policy: litigation.
Last year, the first annual Give OUT Day tested the power of social media to mobilize thousands of individual donors to raise money for nonprofits serving the LGBTQ community. In anticipation of the second annual Give OUT Day tomorrow, read our 2013 interview with founder Jason Franklin.
With marriage equality dominating the discussion around LGBTQ issues, the Transgender Law Center sheds light on other issues pertaining to the community.
Interesting National Journal piece about the advocacy tactics that contributed to the Senate passing ENDA,
Fundraising and signature gathering is in full steam for ballot measures ranging from raising the minimum wage to banning fracking.
On the exhilaration of hearing the decisions with a rainbow-clad crowd of people in front of the Court.
Two longtime funders of LGBT equality share their reflections on today’s decisions.
Today’s decisions by the Supreme Court clearly give legal validation to a movement that is hitting its stride.