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OPINION: As a Black Gay Man, I No Longer Support the Human Rights Campaign

Just one week before Election Day, the nation’s largest LGBTQ advocacy organization — the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) — is causing a stir. On Saturday, […]

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DNC NEWS: HRC Staffer Will Be First Openly Transgender Convention Speaker

On Thursday, Sarah McBride will be the first openly transgender person to speak at a Democratic or Republican national convention. Sarah McBride, the national press […]

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NATIONAL NEWS: Anti-Gay Bill Might Harm Atlanta’s Super Bowl Bid

The NFL is speaking out against Georgia’s recently passed “religious liberty” bill. Georgia House Bill 757, which will allow institutionalized LGBTQ discrimination, has received opposition […]

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NATIONAL NEWS: HRC Speaks Out on the Death of Philly Transwoman Maya Young

The Human Rights Campaign publicly acknowledges the recent death of a Philly transwoman. As Philly continues to reflect on another tragic death of a transwoman […]

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LOCAL NEWS: Philly Queer Woman to Launch Inclusive Dating App

Tara Taylor is the co-founder of a new dating app geared toward redefining LGBTQ matchmaking. Two queer women of color have just launched the beta […]

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Philadelphia Gets a Perfect Score on HRC’s Municipal Equality Index

Philadelphia received top honors in the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index, or MEI. A rigorous series of criteria must be met in order to score […]

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13 Philly-Area Companies Earn 100 Score on HRC’s 2016 Corporate Equality Index

The Human Rights Campaign released their 2016 Corporate Equality Index report today, and a number of businesses in the Greater Philadelphia area have perfect scores.

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Decision Day Rally Planned at National Constitution Center

The Greater Philadelphia HRC, along with other local LGBT service organizations, are planning a Decision Day Rally at the National Constitution Center in anticipation that the […]

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Philly Ranked Sixth Most LGBT-Friendly City in the Country

In anticipation of Pride month, consumer advocacy site NerdWallet has pulled together a variety of statistics and data to come up with their third annual list […]

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Bebe Neuwirth, Rachel Levine and More at 2015 HRC Philadelphia Region Gala Dinner

Details are in about The Human Rights Campaign (HRC)’s 2015 Philadelphia Region Gala Dinner, which is coming up on Saturday, March 21st at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown […]

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Top LGBT Civil Rights Organizations in and Around Philadelphia

ACLU of Pennsylvania P.O. Box 40008 215-592-1513, aclupa.org ACLU of Pennsylvania works to secure total rights for LGBT people by working to defend and expand the individual rights […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Human Rights Campaign

Every Friday we spotlight a local LGBT nonprofit in Philadelphia. This week, The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), which “envisions a world where lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender […]

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HRC Releases State Equality Index; Pennsylvania Fails Miserably

It’s time to re-take Equality 101, Pennsylvania. The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) just released its State Equality Index, and things aren’t looking too good for […]

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CHOP Named Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) joins a string of local Penn hospitals that were named 2014 Leaders in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human […]

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How to Find a Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil Near You

Today is the last day of Transgender Awareness Week. Beginning on November 12th, the occasion was established to celebrate our transgender community, take action to improve the lives of […]