Colman Domingo
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Equality Act

The Equality Act of 2015 is a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate that if passed would amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to include protections that ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, and sex in the areas of employment, housing, public education, federal funding, and credit.

While Congress waffles on the Equality Act, LGBTQ+ youth suffer.

August 17 2021 3:20 PM

Exclusive: Biden officially proclaimed June 2021 as LGBTQ+ Pride Month, calling for action on the Equality Act and against deadly transphobia.

June 01 2021 5:30 AM

Knowing your child faces legal discrimination is a silent agony for many parents.

May 08 2021 12:39 PM

Dozens of Fortune 500 companies are urging Congress to pass the LGBTQ+ civil rights legislation.

2:54 PM

The New York Senator talks about the current chances of the LGBTQ+ legislation — and how we can help pass it. 

April 14 2021 12:30 PM

The Equality Act would improve "the lives of millions of LGBTQ people in this country and our families," says Kierra Johnson, executive director of the National LGBTQ Task Force Action Fund.

March 23 2021 1:30 PM