There were many people who contributed to this month's win in getting the federal contractor executive order signed -- but there's absolutely no doubt that GetEQUAL activists pushed the ball across the line after two years of organizing. Thank you!!
Friends, this morning we finally secured workplace protections for LGBTQ employees of federal contractors! As President Obama said in his speech from the White House, today the arc of the moral universe bent a bit more toward justice. It's taken two…Read More
For the past two years, GetEQUAL and our community of organizers have worked tirelessly for the most basic protections we can ask from our government, and we are about to finally see a historic day for the LGBTQ community -- President Obama will soon sign an…Read More
Friend, Last night, the Mississippi House of Representatives voted to send the “religious discrimination” bill there back to a committee for “further study.” This procedural move was a way to keep the bill alive, even though supporters of the bill knew they…Read More
Friends, Tonight, President Obama will again deliver a "State of the Union" address. This is an important speech that typically shows the country what the White House's priorities are for the year. This year, however, there is special significance to the…Read More