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ENDA

Read the latest news about ENDA, or the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which is legislation that would proscribe discrimination against LGBT individuals in the workplace and throughout the hiring process for companies in the United States. Various forms of ENDA have been debated in Congress since 1994, with evolving language that included protections gender identity as well as sexual orientation. The late Ted Kennedy was a longtime advocate of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, as well as openly gay politician Barney Frank.

Has the Hobby Lobby ruling compromised the strength of ENDA?

July 08 2014 12:02 PM

In the study, two fake résumés were sent to employers, and the applicant with a history of LGBT activism got fewer responses despite listing more qualifications.

July 05 2014 6:07 AM

Liberal Christian Jim Wallis has drafted a letter supporting broad religious exemptions in President Obama's planned antidiscrimination order — but now he says he may not send it.

July 04 2014 2:38 PM

Fallout from the Hobby Lobby ruling is happening fast.

July 03 2014 10:47 AM

We've shed tears of joy at your positive moves, Mr. President, but the time to finish the job on equality is now.

July 03 2014 4:00 AM

Several of these lawmakers have already cast pro-LGBT votes in Congress. So why are they dragging their feet in supporting the Employment Non-Discrimination Act?

July 03 2014 12:39 AM

At the White House Pride Month Celebration, Obama announced that he will extend workplace protections to transgender federal employees.

June 30 2014 7:28 PM
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