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Closing out 2020 December 30, 2020 at 2:51 pm For over 30 years, Equality Texas has been in communities across the state and at the Texas Capitol, fighting against discrimination. We continue to build nonpartisan support for equality and respond aggressively to the expected attacks on the LGBTQ+ community.
Calling All Faith Leaders December 18, 2020 at 3:54 pm If you’re a faith leader, please share your commitment to equality and sign onto our 2020 “Faith Leaders Against Discrimination Open Letter” today.
Trevor, painted nails, and an out-of-touch Clyde Independent School District policy December 11, 2020 at 6:00 pm LGBTQ+ students exist everywhere, even in rural West Texas communities. It is important for their mental health, emotional well-being, and academic success to know that adults in their lives and community members at-large affirm and support them.
A license to discriminate on trial at the U.S. Supreme Court December 5, 2020 at 4:15 pm Fulton v City of Philadelphia brings to light the anti-LGBTQ practices of a taxpayer-funded foster care agency. The larger issue is this: to what extent can organizations or individuals use their religious beliefs to justify discrimination, even when it’s against the law?
December Webinars — Self-care, Conversion Therapy, SCOTUS November 24, 2020 at 1:36 pm The days are shorter in December, but that doesn't mean we have less work to do...or less to share with you. We have three webinars scheduled in the next two weeks.
Introducing Equality Education November 20, 2020 at 1:27 pm E² — our comprehensive Equality Education program — combines issue briefings, skills-based training, and other opportunities for advocates to learn about LGBTQ+ issues.
November Webinars — Election Debrief and Protecting Trans Youth November 9, 2020 at 1:42 pm We have two upcoming events that will help us prepare for the next legislative session: 2020 election debrief and protecting Texas LGBTQ students during the legislative session
Biden-Harris Win November 7, 2020 at 3:30 am We join pro-equality Texans and Americans in celebrating the election of President-Elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-Elect Kamala D. Harris.
The Texas House Seats We Have to Hold for a Pro-Equality Majority October 30, 2020 at 9:55 am While the spotlight has been shining brightly on the seats we can flip to oust anti-LGBTQ+ legislators, it’s just as important to hold the gains made in the 2018 midterms.
Every Vote Counts: Tuesday GOTV Tips — Join the wave and make a voting plan October 20, 2020 at 8:58 am Here are 5 easy steps to create your very own voting plan and ensure that November 3rd doesn’t sneak up on you!