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Civil Rights Groups Urge Biden to Nominate Attorney General Dedicated to 'Bedrock Principle of Equal Justice'

"We need an attorney general... committed to ending discrimination; addressing white supremacy and hate violence; and advancing racial, gender, disability, ethnic, religious, immigrant, and LGBTQ justice."

Brett Wilkins ·


'This Is a Dog Whistle': Barrett Condemned for Implying That Being LGBTQ Is a Choice and Saying Working With Anti-Gay Hate Group Was 'Wonderful'

"This is why so many people, including many parents who send their children to conversion therapy, think being LGBTQ is a choice. As judges know, language matters."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Crucial Early Victory' for Trans Patients as Judge Blocks Trump's Gutting of Healthcare Discrimination Protections

"The safety and lives of LGBTQ people, but especially transgender people, hang in the balance."

Jessica Corbett ·


'Time Is of the Essence': After Wisconsin Fiasco, 150+ Civil Rights Groups Urge Congress to Protect 2020 Elections

The organizations are demanding at least $4 billion in funding "to ensure that each state can provide a comprehensive approach that includes both vote-by-mail and in-person options safely and effectively.

Jessica Corbett ·


Ruth Bader Ginsburg Undergoes Treatment for Pancreatic Tumor—Doctors Say Supreme Court Justice Completely 'Cancer-Free'

"Getting a push notification that starts with the words 'Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg' will get the heart rate ramped up."

Eoin Higgins ·


Why Joe Biden Was Afraid to Face California’s Democratic Party

There was a very high level of mistrust regarding the former vice president at the state convention

Norman Solomon ·


LGBTQ Advocates Cheer Historic Victory After US House Passes Equality Act

"This vote is a monumental step forward in the fight for true, lived equality for LGBTQ people."

Andrea Germanos ·


Setting Stage for 'Landmark Moment for Equality,' Supreme Court to Hear Cases on Workplace LGBTQ Discrimination

"The impact of this decision will have very real consequences for millions of LGBTQ people across the country."

Andrea Germanos ·


Why We’re Seeing More Realistic Depictions of Abortion in TV and Film

Planned Parenthood has partnered with the entertainment industry to combat misrepresentations of women’s reproductive health

Jonita Davis ·


'Medicare for All and Equal Rights Aren't Trends': Ocasio-Cortez Fires Back After Aaron Sorkin Lectures Young Progressives

Low turnout in some demographics, says New York Democrat, is "not because communities are apathetic, it's because they don't see you fighting for them."

Jake Johnson ·

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