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Policy: U.S. Department of Agriculture Rule Impacting Rural Americans

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NCLR is committed to working closely with the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to ensure that its services are fully accessible to the LGBT people and families that live and work in rural America. Because of misconceptions about LGBT people in rural communities, too often, the needs and vulnerabilities of this community are overlooked. NCLR has…

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Policy: Domestic Violence and Housing

Federal

The National Center for Lesbian Rights recognizes that domestic violence is an issue in the LGBT community, and it sometimes impacts access to housing for the survivor. Because of misconceptions about domestic and intimate partner violence along with preconceived notions about gender, many LGBT victims of domestic violence face additional stigmatization as a result of…

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July 22, 2009

NCLR Attorney Awarded Chicana/Latina Foundation’s 2009 Emerging Leadership Award

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