Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of America’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, celebrated National Coming Out Day by releasing a new video highlighting actors, athletes, musicians, and others who are helping to advance equality by coming out and sharing their stories. HRC is also featuring guides and resources that are part of its National Coming Out Project.
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the America’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, today responded to the alarming results from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) nationwide survey of high school students, which found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual young people are far more likely to experience violence and bullying, and attempt suicide, than their heterosexual peers.
HRC hails action on behalf of administration efforts to ensure dignity, equal treatment of all students.
Today, Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin signed Senate Bill 132 into law, making Vermont the eighth jurisdiction—behind California, New Jersey, Oregon, Illinois, New York, Washington D.C., and Cincinnati—to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangers of “conversion therapy.”
Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund and Time Out Youth of Charlotte, North Carolina, partner with HRC to create “On Our Own: A Survival Guide for Independent LGBTQ Youth”.
The Women Innkeepers of Provincetown are thrilled to announce their partnership with Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund in an effort to raise awareness about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth homelessness.
Department of Education answers HRC’s call to action by publishing list of educational institutions who have received an exemption from federal law seeking the right to discriminate against LGBT students.
A gay Native American man, Trevor O’Brien, has been found dead in Wyoming, in an apparent suicide after he reportedly endured years of bullying.
According to a new survey of people aged 13-34, members of "Generation Z" find the gender binary much less on fleek than millennials.
The outrageous legislation scheduled for a subcommittee hearing on Tuesday targets transgender students in public elementary, middle, and high schools, as well as public universities.