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What You Need To Know About the Equality Act
This fact sheet outlines how the Equality Act would provide much-needed civil rights protections for LGBTQ people, women, people of faith, and others.
By Theo Santos, Caroline Medina, and Sharita Gruberg

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The State of the LGBTQ Community in 2020
Justice in Reentry for Formerly Incarcerated LGBTQ People and People Living With HIV
The American Rescue Plan Act Will Significantly Address LGBTQ Poverty
LGBTQ People of Color Encounter Heightened Discrimination
By Lindsay Mahowald
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4 Ways the U.S. Government Can Strengthen Refugee Resettlement for LGBTQI People
By Sharita Gruberg
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A Timeline of the Biden Administration’s Efforts To Support LGBTQ Equality in the First 100 Days
By Caroline Medina and Theo Santos
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Discrimination and Experiences Among LGBTQ People in the US: 2020 Survey Results
By Lindsay Mahowald, Mathew Brady, and Caroline Medina
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Millions Will Gain Nondiscrimination Protections Under the Equality Act
By Caroline Medina, Lindsay Mahowald, and Sharita Gruberg
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Fact Sheet: The Importance of Sports Participation for Transgender Youth
By Shoshana K. Goldberg and Theo Santos
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Act Now: LGBTQ Rights Are Still Under Threat
Making the Case for Chosen Family in Paid Family and Medical Leave Policies
By Lindsay Mahowald and Diana Boesch
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Lessening the Pandemic’s Burden on LGBTQ Workers and Families
By Caroline Medina and Lindsay Mahowald
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Government Strategies To Address the Coronavirus Must Include Targeted Assistance for LGBTQ Communities
By Caroline Medina and Lindsay Mahowald
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Improving the Lives and Rights of LGBTQ People in America
By Caroline Medina, Sharita Gruberg, Lindsay Mahowald, and Theo Santos
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How Religion and LGBTQ Rights Intersect in Media Coverage
By Rucha Modi, Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons, Maggie Siddiqi, and Rasheed Malik
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Transforming U.S. Foreign Policy To Ensure Dignity and Rights for LGBTI People
By Phil Crehan, Susan Dicklitch-Nelson, Kerry-Jo Ford Lyn, Jay Gilliam, Sharita Gruberg, Ryan Kaminski, Chloe Schwenke, and Ryan Thoreson
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Supreme Court Case Could Give Taxpayer-Funded Service Providers a Broad License To Discriminate Against LGBTQ People
By Lindsay Mahowald and Caroline Medina
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Repealing the Affordable Care Act Would Have Devastating Impacts on LGBTQ People
By Caroline Medina and Lindsay Mahowald
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