Resources for the LGBT Community

Gays Avoid Jobs in States Lacking Marriage Equality

Gays Avoid Jobs in States Lacking Marriage Equality

Oct 24, 2013

Post-DOMA, Significantly More Lesbian and Gay Adults Wish to Avoid Jobs in States Where Marriage Equality is Absent Two-Thirds of All U.S. Adults Say Marriage Equality is Inevitable for America SAN FRANCISCO, CA, WASHINGTON, DC and NEW YORK, NY– October 24, 2013 – In June, the Supreme Court declared Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)...

March on Springfield

March on Springfield

Oct 13, 2013

October 22, 2013March on Springfield Rally Speakers Will Highlight theBroad Coalition working for Illinois Marriage Equality Leaders from labor, immigration, faith, women’s health, business, sports and voting rights movements will join LGBT families, leaders and allies at equal marriage rally CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn will open the March on...

Children With Same-Sex Parents are Thriving

Children With Same-Sex Parents are Thriving

Sep 7, 2013

by Melissa Rodgers People who oppose the right for same-sex couples to be parents readily claim that having same-sex parents can negatively impact on children in many ways, from their psychological health to their sexual identity. However, numerous studies have been conducted into the impact that being raised by gay parents can have on children, and very little...

Same-Sex Wedding planned in front of Westboro Baptist Church

Same-Sex Wedding planned in front of Westboro Baptist Church

Jun 20, 2013

Equality House Presents the First Gay Wedding Directly Across the Street From the Infamous Westboro Baptist Church On June 22, Equality House will be hosting its first wedding! Kimberly Kidwell and Katie Short of Little Rock, Arkansas, will celebrate their love and commitment with a marriage ceremony on our front lawn — which if you haven’t heard,...

Shanghai Pride 2013

Shanghai Pride 2013

May 14, 2013

June 14, 2013toJune 22, 2013Shanghai, China Shanghai Pride Shanghai 1st June, 2013 – This year’s Shanghai Pride Week, titled Pride5 in recognition of its fifth anniversary, will take place from 14th to 22nd June. A week-long string of events has been planned to boost the LGBT’s community position in China and raise awareness around LGBT themes...