Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign is one of the most prominent LGBT organizations in the country. Learn all about the Human Rights Campaign’s mission to lobby for causes like marriage equality, adoption by same-sex couples, and their role in the repeal of ‘don’t ask, don’t tell.’ Also known as HRC, the organization was a key player in the passage of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, which provides legal protection for members of the LGBT community against violence. Find out about the important work of HRC and other LGBT organizations and leaders working toward equality.
Op-ed: Is Burger King Being Hypocritical With LGBT Marketing?
July 09 2014 7:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Is Burger King's Pride Campaign Hypocritical?

Parker Marie Molloy

Yes, the "Proud Whopper" ad was nice, but if Burger King's corporate policies aren't actually LGBT-inclusive, is the company just paying lip service?

Study: Majority of LGBT Workers Closeted on the Job
May 08 2014 6:52 PM ET

Study: Majority of LGBT Workers Closeted on the Job

Trudy Ring

Some 53 percent feel they have to hide their identity, says a new Human Rights Campaign Foundation study, which reports on other workplace problems as well.

WATCH: Joe Biden Gives Blunt Speech at HRC Gala
March 23 2014 1:41 AM ET

WATCH: Joe Biden Gives Blunt Speech at HRC Gala

Lucas Grindley

The vice president was outraged by ENDA's stall in Congress, Uganda's jail-the-gays law, Russia's propaganda law, and even railed against corrective rape of lesbians in Africa.

WATCH: Debunking the 'Surgery Is a Top Priority For Trans People' Myth
March 13 2014 9:39 AM ET

WATCH: Debunking the 'Surgery Is a Top Priority For Trans People' Myth

Parker Marie Molloy

In a new series of videos, the Human Rights Campaign hopes to shine light on many of the myths surrounding trans health and well-being. In the first video, HRC tackles myths surrounding gender-confirming surgeries.

WATCH: HRC Links Antigay Americans to Russia's Anti-LGBT Climate
February 20 2014 3:54 PM ET

WATCH: HRC Links Antigay Americans to Russia's Anti-LGBT Climate

Sunnivie Brydum

A new video from the Human Rights Campaign takes American antigay activists to task for stoking the flames of LGBT hatred in Russia.

HRC Donates $100K to Support Russian LGBTs
December 19 2013 4:03 PM ET

HRC Donates $100K to Support Russian LGBTs

Michelle Garcia

Russia's LGBT activists get a boost from the Human Rights Campaign.

13 Classic Companies Top HRC's New Corporate Equality Index
December 09 2013 4:49 PM ET

America's Best Places to Work, According to HRC

Sunnivie Brydum

More than 300 corporations earned perfect scores on this year's CEI, including 13 of the top 20 Fortune 500 companies.

PHOTO: Going Once, Twice, at HRC Dinner
October 20 2013 8:35 PM ET

PHOTO: Going Once, Twice, at HRC Dinner

Advocate Contributors

The Human Rights Campaign's 17th annual national dinner in Washington, D.C. on October 5 included an Ally for Equality Award for Jennifer Lopez, and...

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