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National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force to celebrate 40 years at L.A. brunch | VIDEO

Known as one of the nation's leading LGBT equality organizations, the Task Force has been at the forefront of most of the community's equality battles. Its earliest work included successfully changing the American Psychiatric Association's classification of homosexuality as a mental disorder.

Dueling rallies planned for Prop 8/DOMA week at Supreme Court | UPDATED

Supporters and opponents of marriage equality are making plans for large rallies in Washington, D.C., during the week that the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments on California’s Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).

Obama addresses 3,000 LGBT rights advocates in video message

President Barack Obama issued a video statement before 3,000 LGBT rights advocates assembled in Atlanta this week for the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force’s 25th National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change.

LGBT Americans caught in "fiscal cliff" showdown

The report details the negative effects that sequestration would have on LGBT Americans in areas such as employment, health, housing, higher education and safety.