Equal employment, housing, and educational opportunities are key to economic security, yet only a handful of states have laws that specifically ban discrimination in these areas based on sexual orientation and gender identity. This patchwork of state and local laws means that many LGBTQ youth and children of LGBTQ parents live in jurisdictions without explicit, inclusive, and comprehensive protections in education, housing, and employment.
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Freedom For All Americans
is the bipartisan campaign to secure full nondiscrimination protections for LGBT people nationwide. Click here to learn more.
National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR)
advances the civil and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, legislation, policy, and public education. Click here to learn more.
works to achieve full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work. Click here to learn more.
Southern Poverty Law Center
is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry and to seeking justice for the most vulnerable members of our society through litigation, education, and advocacy. Click here to learn more.