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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.

Imani Rupert-Gordon, Alphonso David, and Kierra Johnson are the new faces of queer activism.

February 02 2021 6:45 PM

The annual Human Rights Campaign State Equality Index labeled Texas as a "high priority to achieve basic equality."

February 02 2021 4:23 PM

The Human Rights Campaign released its Corporate Equality Index, and dozens of businesses nabbed perfect scores for the first time.

January 29 2021 4:44 PM

GLAAD's Sarah Kate Ellis and others mark “a new page in history for our country and the LGBTQ community.” 

January 20 2021 3:34 PM

If you have the ability, give back in the name of Dr. King.

January 16 2021 4:56 PM

David, as an elector in New York State, will play a role in making the Democratic ticket's election official.

December 08 2020 12:35 PM

The Human Rights Campaign’s 2020 Municipal Equality Index finds progress in nondiscrimination laws, inclusive health benefits, and more.

December 03 2020 9:45 AM