LGBTQ rights


Pride Fund to End Gun Violence Rallies the LGBTQ Community Behind Gun Control Reform

Iraq war veteran and DC political consultant Jason Lindsay's organization is determined to take on the NRA by lobbying to help gay people and their allies elect candidates who will act on new gun policy.
Alice Rowsome
Rise Up

Gays Against Guns Links the Fight for Gun Control With LGBTQ Activism

After the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in 2016, the LGBTQ community has become a leading voice in the fight for gun control
Alice Rowsome
Rise Up

It's Legal to Force Kids Into Gay Conversion Therapy in Most States

Is your state on the list?
Madeline Moitozo

This Pop-Up Barbershop Gives Underserved and Minority Groups Free Haircuts

California-based barber and activist Jaz Limos's non-profit, Saints of Steel, provides marginalized communities with a simple service to get them back on their feet.
Eric Kingrea

Unprecedented Numbers of LGBTQ Candidates are Running for Office in Response to the Trump Administration's Policies

Organizations like the Victory Fund are doubling efforts for crucial midterm elections this year.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage

Australia's Gay Marriage Win Proves How Important It Is to Get Everyone to Vote

Over seven million Australians voted “Yes” for marriage equality after a nationwide campaign mobilization.
Sally Rugg
Rise Up

Some People are Boycotting Booze for LGBTQ Equality

Bars and liquor stores around the country are in quiet—sometimes not-so-quiet--revolt when politics gets into their booze.
Eric Kingrea

Ian Daniel and Trans Activist Raquel Willis on Elevating Trans Experiences

The 'Gaycation' co-host chats with the National Organizer for the Transgender Law Center on getting people to advocate for themselves and using social media as an activism tool.
Ian Daniel
The Rundown

Amazon Exploring Ways to Break Into Health Care With Virtual Consultations

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
Impact Equality

These Trans Modeling Agencies Pave the Runway for Transgender Acceptance

They're creating a more inclusive fashion industry.
Nadja Sayej
The Rundown

Top Economists Say Not to Fear the Robot Uprising of Automation

Your daily guide to what's working, what's not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
Impact Equality

Here’s What Went Down Before SCOTUS Peaced Out for Summer

What's legal, what's not -- recapping the Supreme Court summer throwdown.
Kimberly Lawson