National LGBTQ Task Force

The latest news about the National LGBTQ Task Force, an grassroots organization that trains and unites activists on the local and state levels. The National LGBTQ Task Force's Policy Institute conducts research and policy analysis in the service of the equality movement. Learn about organizations and individuals—activists, politicians, and allies—who have helped us make strides toward equality. We also cover the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explore how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

It's not the Census Bureau's biggest survey, however, which backtracked on plans for such questions earlier this year.

September 28 2017 9:54 PM

The National LGBTQ Task Force has been bringing thinkers together at the Creating Change conference since 1988. This year's event may be the most important one yet.

December 14 2016 2:59 PM

Among the discussions about what motivated a shooter in Orlando is a disturbing story that reminds us HIV and stigma are still a problem.

August 09 2016 12:55 PM

The fact that nine black women were killed by police this year has one LGBT organization making a strong statement. 

August 05 2016 11:45 AM

Activists hope to utilize groups like the Human Rights Campaign to help end police violence against African-Americans.

July 29 2016 6:14 AM

Leaders of A Wider Bridge tout the value of engaging with LGBT Israelis.

April 19 2016 5:23 AM

Protesters incensed by Trump's incendiary rhetoric — and frustrated by the media's passive response to it — are increasingly risking their safety. Is it hurting or helping the Donald's campaign?

April 13 2016 11:31 AM
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