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June 17, 2015

We’re So Close

It could happen any day now—the U.S. Supreme Court can rule on our Tennessee marriage equality case and the cases from three other states. You can be one of the first to get the breaking news and updates about the landmark case that could result in a nationwide freedom to marry victory when the Court…



June 16, 2015

URGENT: Urge Your State Senator to Support the Youth Mental Health Protection Act and GENDA

We need your help, and there’s no time to waste. The New York Senate is just one day away from adjourning, and Majority Leader Flanagan has yet to bring two widely supported pieces of LGBT legislation to the floor for a vote. The Youth Mental Health Protection Act would prohibit therapists from trying to change…



June 14, 2015

March with NCLR in SF Pride Parade June 28th!

  Don’t just stand on the sidelines. Join us and MARCH! Come out and march with NCLR in the 2015 San Francisco Pride Parade on Sunday, June 28th as we celebrate our landmark Tennessee marriage equality case, which was heard by the United States Supreme Court on April 28th and could bring a freedom to…


June 11, 2015

Help Our Supreme Court Plaintiffs Endure the Waiting Game

On April 28th, our three plaintiff couples went to the United States Supreme Court for the hearing of our historic Tennessee marriage equality case. This case could decide the freedom to marry nationwide. But now, they wait. By the end of June, the Supreme Court will have made a decision. But these weeks in between…


January 21, 2015

Time is Running Out to Stop Anti-LGBT Conversion “Therapy” in Virginia

Here’s how you can help: •Email House and Senate committee members using the draft language below. •Call House and Senate committee members and ask them to support the bill. •Send your legislators a direct tweet asking them to support the bill using the {bill number or name} and #BornPerfect hashtags. •Use the #BornPerfect image to spread the word through your social networks about the importance of this bill and ask your friends to do the same.


June 17, 2014

Bill to Protect LGBT Youth from Conversion Therapy Moves to NY Senate

What an exciting week for LGBT equality! On Monday, the New York State Assembly passed a bill that will protect LGBT youth from conversion efforts. This news comes on the heels of the passage of the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA). As we celebrate these wins, we must also recognize that time  is of the…


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June 11, 2014

Urge San Francisco Archbishop to Cancel Appearance with Anti-LGBT Extremists

While 57% of Catholics now support the freedom to marry and many Catholic leaders, including Pope Francis, have made affirming statements about LGBT people, San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore J. Cordileone is planning to march alongside some of the most hateful anti-LGBT extremists in the nation at the National Organization for Marriage’s (NOM) rally in Washington,…


March 26, 2014

Urge CA to Divest Taxpayer Money From Companies Supporting Torture of LGBT Russian Youth

It’s appalling. California’s pension fund (CalPERS)—the largest public pension fund in the nation—has invested more than $25 million in companies that directly support the torture and abuse of LGBT youth: and MegaFon. These companies are tied to VK.Com, the Russian internet company that has allowed Occupy Pedophilia to post videos of LGBT teenagers being…


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January 10, 2014

Take Action to Stand With NCLR Client Chris Kluwe

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe made history when he became one of the NFL’s first and fiercest allies for the freedom to marry. His tireless work to secure marriage equality in Minnesota—including interviews and appearances in ad campaigns—helped change hearts and minds, and shattered stereotypes. Take Action to Stand With Chris Kluwe Now. Unfortunately,…


November 4, 2013

Senate to Vote on ENDA: Act Now

The Senate is poised to act on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), and a final vote could happen as early as this week! We need your help to ensure senators support workplace equality for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people when they vote. Americans from all walks of life share the basic value…


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