Yes, some Christian women cover their heads for religious reasons. No, you can’t discriminate against them for it. See that woman in the photo to the right? That’s me, Audra Ragland, wearing one of my many head coverings. As a Christian,...Show More Summary
A majority of Americans support criminal justice reform that reduces the prison population. In a rejection of President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime approach, a new ACLU poll finds that a large majority of...Show More Summary
Government cell phone tracking clearly jeopardizes the security of the people against unreasonable searches and seizures. On Nov. 29, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in an important case called Carpenter v. United States. Although...Show More Summary
Ohio’s bungled execution of an elderly man shows that the death penalty is broken and barbaric. The famous appellate judge Richard Posner once wrote, “A civilized society locks up [criminals] until age makes them harmless, but it does...Show More Summary
Law enforcement entities with troubling civil rights records are under consideration for the 287(g) program. The federal program that delegates immigration enforcement duties to local police is about to expand to as many as 24 additional jurisdictions across the country. Show More Summary
Georgia sued a non-profit for publishing the state's law online. But knowing the law is a right, not a privilege. For more than three decades, the state of Georgia has charged anyone who wants to see its official state law hundreds of dollars for that privilege. Show More Summary
EPIDEMIC OF VIOLENCE TARGETING TRANSGENDER PEOPLE WORSENS -- 2017 DEADLIEST YEAR ON RECORD: Today, HRC and the Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC) released A Time to Act: Fatal Violence Against Transgender People in America in 2017,...Show More Summary
Today, HRC Foundation and the Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC) released A Time to Act: Fatal Violence Against Transgender People in America in 2017, a heartbreaking report documenting the often deadly violence faced by transgender...Show More Summary
HRC will host transgender young people, parents, medical professionals and other youth-serving professionals at the groundbreaking Community In Action: Caring For Our Transgender Children and Youth Conference in Cincinnati on Saturday. Co-sponsored...Show More Summary
Another week, another mountain of evidence that human men are a terrible idea. I just can’t even. In other news: After 3,472 years in power, it looks like Robert Mugabe is on his way out. Western audiences seem to be welcoming the coup, having apparently… Continue Reading ?
Honestly. Every one of these weeks is like a thousand years long. I could add FFS Saturday and JFC… Tuesday (?) and it’d still barely be the tip of the iceberg. But soldier on we must. This week: Burundi ordered all unwed… Continue Reading ?
Every year during the holiday season, HRC receives many calls and emails from LGBTQ people asking us how to handle situations with family and loved ones when difficult conversations arise about sexual orientation and gender identity, particularly around the subject of religion. Show More Summary
The government of Bermuda, a British Overseas Territory in the North Atlantic, is seeking to repeal marriage equality and replace it with a domestic partnership arrangement. Bermuda achieved marriage equality through a Supreme Court ruling in May this year. The effort to repeal marriage equality is being led by the 38-year-old premier E. Show More Summary
WORST OF THE WORST -- HRC HONES IN ON FIVE OF MOST DANGEROUS OF TRUMP-PENCE’S ANTI-LGBTQ JUDICIAL NOMINEES (AND THAT’S SAYING SOMETHING): Jeff Mateer, Damien Schiff, Leonard Steven Grasz, Mark Norris, and Stephen Schwartz could seriously threaten the future of LGBTQ equality in America. Show More Summary
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