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HRC Greater NY Gala @ The Marriott Marquis :: February 3, 2018

HRC Greater NY Gala @ The Marriott Marquis :: February 3, 2018

Feb 5
The Human Rights Campaing's Greater New York Gala honors those who work tirelessly for LGBTQ equality with inspiring speakers, moving moments, live entertainment, and so much more.

HRC Commits $26 Million to Grassroots Project

By Maria Dominguez | Jul 29
HRC data revealed that 57 percent of voters on Election Day cited HB2 as the reason they voted against Gov. Pat McCrory. Now, Gov. Roy Cooper's victory set a standard for LGBTQ activism.

HRC's Groundbreaking Conference Supporting LGBTQ Youth to Be Held April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.

Apr 26
In its fourth year, this premier event of the HRC Foundation will address safety, inclusion and well-being for LGBTQ and questioning youth, and bring together a wide range of youth-serving professionals.

HRC Coalition Formed

By Lainey Millen | Nov 8
The Human Rights Campaign announced at the close of the Clinton Global Initiative's annual meeting on Sept. 29, that it was creating a global coalition committed to advancing LGBT equality worldwide.

AIDS Activists Zap HRC's NYC Gala and DC Headquarters

By EDGE | Feb 2
On Saturday night, activists from the AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power (ACT UP) gathered outside the Waldorf Astoria at a gala sponsored by Human Rights Campaign (HRC) to honor Fortune 500 corporations.

HRC Apologizes, Pledges Greater Support for Trans Equality

By Chuck Colbert | Sep 16
The president of the nation's largest LGBT organization offered an apology to the transgender community at the same time he said the group would take a lead in advocating fully comprehensive federal LGBT civil-rights legislation.

Analysis: New Post Shows Arkansas as Battleground

By Andrew DeMillo | Aug 4
With the hiring of a state director for the first time in Arkansas, the Human Rights Campaign has highlighted how much of a battleground the state has become in the fight over equal rights for gays and lesbians.

Skateboarding Icon Tony Hawk Comes Out for Same-Sex Marriage

By Jason St. Amand | Jul 31
Skateboarding icon Tony Hawk announced his support for same-sex marriage in a video clip for the Human Rights Campaign posted to the LGBT organization's YouTube channel Wednesday.

Gay Group Raps White House on Discrimination Order

By Josh Lederman | Apr 6
The nation’s largest gay rights group is criticizing the White House for saying that an executive order barring discrimination against federal contractors would be redundant if Congress passes a White House-supported bill.

Biden Pushes for ENDA, Blasts Human Rights Abuses

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 23
At a Human Rights Campaign Gala this weekend in Los Angeles, Vice President Joe Biden delivered a powerful speech to 1,000 guests, putting the world on blast for human rights abuses by focusing on the floundering Employment Non-Discrimination Act.

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