Get Equal
Get Equal is non-profit organization and advocacy group that advocates for LGBT social and political equality through confrontational but non-violent direct action. Learn more about the group whose mission is to empower the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community to take bold action to demand full legal and social equality, while holding politicians accountable. While some LGBT groups have criticized Get Equal for their tactics, many advocates support their cause. Keep up to date on this pro-LGBT rights group and more.
WATCH: For Father's Day, This 10-Year-Old Wants Job Security for Her Gay Dads
June 17 2013 3:46 PM ET

WATCH: 10-Year-Old Explains Why Her Dads Need ENDA

Sunnivie Brydum

The Scarbrough family from Florida gets personal about what employment nondiscrimination protections could mean for them.

Oped Equality for us Means Equality for Everyone
November 25 2011 1:09 PM ET

Op-ed: Equality for us Means Equality for Everyone

Advocate Contributors

Members of GetEQUAL Texas weigh in on immigration reform.

All Eyes on Uganda
May 10 2011 6:00 PM ET

All Eyes on Uganda

Michelle Garcia

Activists and governments around the world are urging the African country's legislature not to approve a bill that would imprison or execute gay people and their allies.

The Rise of GetEqual
June 01 2010 1:50 AM ET

The Rise of GetEqual

Kerry Eleveld and Andrew Harmon

How the activist group GetEqual came to be.

Get Equal Stands Up to Phelps Clan
May 22 2010 9:10 PM ET

Get Equal Stands Up to Phelps Clan

Advocate.com Editors

The LGBT action group took measures to block the antigay protests of the Phelps family.

DADT Protestors to Be Arraigned Today
April 21 2010 8:45 AM ET

DADT Protesters to Be Arraigned Today

Julie Bolcer

The six U.S. military veterans arrested after handcuffing themselves to the White House fence in protest of the 'don’t ask, don’t tell' policy will be arraigned at the D.C. Central Cell Block.

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