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Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

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.

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation remembers trans people lost to violence in 2020 and calls for action to address this epidemic.

November 19 2020 12:00 PM

Laws that strip voting rights from people with felony convictions have a significant impact on this population, says a new study calling for reform.

October 26 2020 12:48 PM

As the clock ticks toward November 3, the HRC seeks to mobilize voters against anti-LGBTQ+ forces.

October 14 2020 9:50 AM

The first in a series of Human Rights Campaign videos making the case against Trump focuses on his dehumanization of transgender people.

October 05 2020 1:04 PM

Biden, Pete Buttigieg, Annette Bening, and more address HRC's virtual event and remind us to vote like our lives depend on it.

3:51 AM

The ads make misleading claims about gender-confirmation procedures and say trans athletes will destroy girls' sports.

September 03 2020 10:12 PM

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation and Power the Polls are seeking to recruit a new wave of poll workers.

September 01 2020 8:30 AM