equality act

Why You Should Know And Love Mark Kirk, The First Republican Senator To Co-Sponsor The Equality Act

In 2010, I had the pleasure of voting for Mark Kirk to fill in Barack Obama’s Illinois Senate seat. “Pleasure” despite the fact that Kirk is a Republican and I

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 20, 2016 - 4:00 pm

John Oliver Talks Equal Rights For LGBTs, Rakes In Cash With Fake Church

On the newest episode of “Last Week Tonight,” the Reverend John Oliver (heh) took aim at the fact that although the Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex marriage

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 24, 2015 - 11:08 am

Apple, Facebook, Nike And Others Are Backing The Equality Act

The Equality Act, a piece of proposed legislation that would provide employment, housing, education, and financial protections for LGBT Americans, has found some very powerful friends in the form of…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 28, 2015 - 5:15 pm

The NBJC Backs The Equality Act

The National Black Justice Coalition, an advocacy organization for the needs of black members of the LGBT community, has backed the Equality Act, introduced in Congress yesterday.

The…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 26, 2015 - 5:00 pm