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Sexual Assault in the LGBT Community

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. This month is a reminder that through a combination of stigma and myths, sexual...


Chris Kluwe to stand up for Marriage Equality in San Francisco

NFL punter will join National Center for Lesbian Rights’ Kate Kendell and Geoff Kors at LGBT Rights Fundraiser (San Francisco,...



After DOMA: What It Means

The Supreme Court victory on June 26, 2013 in United States v. Windsor striking down the discriminatory federal Defense of Marriage Act...


We Won for Dynasty!

In the same week that we celebrated the end of Proposition 8 and Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage...



Commit to Ending HIV/AIDS

Doing the AIDS LifeCycle ride—the seven day, 545-mile bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles that began yesterday and...


NCLR Celebrates 36 Years of Legal Victories

(San Francisco, CA, May 18, 2013)—More than 1,500 people gathered today to celebrate the National Center for Lesbian Rights’ 36th Anniversary Celebration and to recognize lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender movement heroes who are changing the legal landscape for every member of our diverse community.


National Center for Lesbian Rights Celebrates 36th Anniversary

(San Francisco, CA, March 28, 2013)—The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) is proud to announce that it will honor several heroes in the movement for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender equality at its 2013 Anniversary Celebration —which marks its 36th year—on May 18, 2013 at San Francisco’s City View at Metreon.


Access to Emergency Contraception Matters for LGBT Youth

This week, the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) joins our allies in the reproductive justice movement urging Secretary of...


Closets Are For Clothes: The Social Justice Sexuality Project

This morning, the National Center for Lesbian Rights attended a national briefing sponsored by the National Black Justice Coalition and...


Joint Statement Regarding Shooting at Family Research Council (FRC) from LGBT Organizations

(August 15, 2012)—We were saddened to hear news of the shooting this morning at the offices of the Family Research Council. Our hearts go out to the shooting victim, his family, and his co-workers.


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