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URGENT ALERT: Aggressive Legal Assault on LGBTQ Rights October 29, 2018 at 2:49 pm The proponents of religious refusal laws are on the offensive in Texas. As you may have heard, a group of extremists known for aggressive anti-LGBTQ advocacy filed three lawsuits in a matter of hours earlier this month seeking to undermine existing civil rights protections and twist the First Amendment into a new constitutional right to discriminate.  This alarming development makes your vote for pro-equality candidates all the more critical.
EQTX Statement on Trump Administration’s Anti-Transgender Crusade October 22, 2018 at 4:57 pm ‘Transgender’ Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump Administration. Read Equality Texas' Statement.
LGBTQ Day of Action this Saturday! October 22, 2018 at 8:35 am Early voting is officially underway in Texas, and in these challenging times, we must send a message to politicians of both parties that equality IS a Texas value. So we're teaming up with HRC and other equality advocates across the state to turn out together for equality--and for each other.
Kavanaugh confirmed. What you can do now. October 6, 2018 at 3:01 pm It is a sad state of affairs that the United States Senate today confirmed the appointment of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to a lifetime appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court after he displayed a lack of truthfulness under oath before the Senate Judiciary Committee, and failed to show the judicial temperament required of a fair and impartial Justice.
Statement from Equality Texas on Politifact Texas report October 5, 2018 at 4:43 pm Regarding the PolitiFact Texas statement issued on October 4, 2018, "Beto O'Rourke says that in Texas, you can be 'too gay' to adopt a foster child", please see the following statements from Equality Texas
Brett Kavanaugh: Unfit to Serve October 1, 2018 at 4:24 pm If we look to any character trait as mandatory in a Supreme Court Justice, it is honestly. Judge Brett Kavanaugh's willing dishonesty shows that he is unfit for the office he seeks.
Unlike any other …..Unite the Fight! September 18, 2018 at 1:26 pm Unite the Fight is the annual gala for The Equality Alliance. Benefits 5 charities, including Equality Texas
Get off the couch August 28, 2018 at 3:35 pm There are less than 75 days until Election Day! It has never been more important for you to show up to the polls and vote in the November General Election in Texas.
Equality Texas Foundation & Texas Health Institute Announce a New $250,000 Contract and a First of Its Kind Texas Research Capacity-Building Project to Improve the Quality of Healthcare for Transgender Texans August 28, 2018 at 1:08 pm Austin, Texas – August 28, 2018 – Equality Texas Foundation and Texas Health Institute announced today an exciting new $250,000 contract awarded to the Texas Health Institute and the Equality Texas Foundation for TransFORWARD: A Statewide Transgender-Powered Research Collaborative in Texas. The project will engage transgender Texans in a ground-breaking research capacity-building project to improve the lives and health of transgender Texans.
At least 30 LGBTQ Candidates on the November Ballot! Queer the Vote, Y’all August 27, 2018 at 1:30 pm 52 LGBTQ candidates ran for office in Texas in the March primaries. And now, 30 LGBTQ candidates are still standing with a chance to win important races up and down the ballot in the November general election in what could become a historic election for the LGBTQ community and its supporters.