The Movement: Recently Filed

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Chad Griffin: HRC Supports ENDA, But More is Needed

Filed by John M. Becker | July 09, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

After the LGBT coalition supporting the current version of ENDA all but collapsed overnight, Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin wrote an op-ed this afternoon explaining why his group still supports the measure.Read More

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Out & Equal Withdraws Support for ENDA

Filed by John M. Becker | July 09, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates is the latest pro-equality group to drop its support for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act over its troubling and unprecedented religious exemption.Read More

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Pride at Work Drops ENDA Support

Filed by John M. Becker | July 08, 2014 | 6:30 PM | comments

The exodus from ENDA and its gaping religious exemption continues.Read More

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BREAKING: ACLU, Lambda Legal Drop Support for ENDA

Filed by John M. Becker | July 08, 2014 | 4:15 PM | comments

The exemption-riddled Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) has just been dealt another body blow, with three more major national organizations announcing this afternoon that they are dropping their support for the bill.Read More

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BREAKING: Task Force Withdraws Support for ENDA

Filed by John M. Becker | July 08, 2014 | 12:30 PM | comments

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force - the nation's oldest LGBT civil rights organization, and a leader in the fight for ENDA for more than two decades - announced that it has decided to drop its support for the measure. Read More

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My Queer Southern Etiquette

Filed by Garrard Conley | July 07, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

When applied ever so slightly to the right social situation, etiquette has the power to render us our best, well behaved selves; when applied with a heavy hand, it has the power to asphyxiate.Read More

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Prop 8 Plaintiffs Put Andrew Sullivan in His Place

Filed by John M. Becker | June 25, 2014 | 4:30 PM | comments

In Andrew Sullivan's fervent crusade to undermine everything related to the Prop 8 case, he's now belittling the contributions of the plaintiffs themselves.Read More

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Bonauto: ENDA's 'Gaping' Religious Exemption Part of 'Dangerous' Trend

Filed by John M. Becker | June 20, 2014 | 8:00 PM | comments

Legendary LGBT legal icon Mary Bonauto said today that ENDA's "gaping" religious exemptions are part of a broader effort to preserve homophobia as an acceptable prejudice in law and society under the guise of "religious liberty."Read More

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Jerame Davis Named Interim ED of Pride at Work

Filed by John M. Becker | June 12, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

Today is a proud day for the Bilerico family: Jerame Davis, our co-founder and webmaster, has been named interim executive director of Pride at Work!Read More

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Why Is Lambda Legal Cyberbullying a Small Business?

Filed by Bil Browning | June 11, 2014 | 6:30 PM | comments

Lambda is urging their followers to damage the reputation of a company that is recognized as LGBT-friendly and hasn't been proven guilty of any wrongdoing. Even worse, their excuses reek of self indulgence and simply parrot a five-year-old's favorite form of absolution: "Not me."Read More

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GOProud Denies, Then Admits It Is Closing Down

Filed by Bil Browning | June 02, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

While GOProud denied our earlier report that the organization was being shuttered, now the group's leaders are admitting that they plan to close the doors and will attempt to reorganize under a different name.Read More

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LGBT Republican Group GOProud to Shut Down

Filed by Andrew Markle | June 01, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

In 2004, GOProud was born when Jimmy LaSalvia and Chris Barron split from the Log Cabin Republicans. Fast forward to today: both have stepped down from the organization and it is shutting down for good. Read More

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Monday Is Blogging for LGBTQ Families Day

Filed by Dana Rudolph | May 30, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

This is a celebration of LGBTQ families whether you're part of one, know one, or just want to support them. Read More

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Evan Wolfson: F--k You Griffin! I Did Stuff Too!!!

Filed by Bil Browning | May 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Well, thank goodness "Forcing the Spring" isn't the only bit of propaganda out now giving credit to just one person for the work of many people nationwide!Read More

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Inclusion Is Not a Moonshot

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | May 11, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

When it comes to being inclusive, we persistently follow a top-down, systematic approach to being better at this whole thing. It does a pretty awesome job of making privileged people feel less guilty about their privilege, but that's about it.Read More