"In the more than 20 years I have been advocating for children and youth, I have seen child abuse affect every family structure, ethnicity and economic group. Child abuse knows no boundaries and no family is immune."
by Rachel B. Tiven - Executive Director, Immigration Equality
There is no question that DOMA is unconstitutional. We know it; the Obama Administration knows it; and the families who feel its impact know it most of all. It is time to end this law, and Immigration Equality and our families will do just that.
by Mark Potok - Senior Fellow at Southern Poverty Law Center
For more than a year now, gay rights activists have alleged that NOM is playing a shell game, avoiding the most egregiously false defamations of gay people on its own website, but linking directly to others who don’t.
Like a sign I saw a PFLAG mom carry at one of the many Pride parades (that she took from MLK's speech) “I have a dream in which my son will be judged not by his sexual orientation, but by the strength of his character.” I have that same dream!
LGBT people are no different than other American tourists, and we often forget that we enjoy far more rights than our LGBT brothers and sisters abroad. We think we are invincible and that our mighty tourism dollars will protect us from harm. Think again.