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Jim Obergefell in Dallas

Jim Obergefell, the named plaintiff in the marriage equality case decided by the U.S. Supreme Court on June 26, was in Dallas on Monday, June 29 with HRC President Chad Griffin.

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Jim Obergefell and HRC President Chad Griffin at Round-Up tonight for celebration

Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin and Jim Obergefell will be at the Round-Up Inn tonight at 6:30 p.m.

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Hudson ‘Turns it Up’ with video for W Hotels, HRC campaign

It was nine years ago that Jennifer Hudson was up on the silver screen, telling us that she was NOT going. Now she is taking to the small screen to encourage us all to “Turn It Up For Change.” Hudson … Continue reading

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DFW Federal Club wins awards

The DFW Federal Club was recognized as the “Best Federal Club Committee of the Year” during the HRC Spring Equality Convention held last month in Washington, D.C. The annual convention brings together HRC members from around the country to learn … Continue reading

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Twitter joins rising chorus of business voices against RFRA, other anti-gay legislation

In an “@Policy” Tweet today (Monday, March 30) hailed by Human Rights Campaign as a “bold move,” Twitter today declared its disappointment not just with Indiana’s newly-passed Religious Freedom Restoration Act, but with the flood of similar bills and other … Continue reading

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DFW Federal Club welcoming lead plaintiff in marriage case before SCOTUS to spring luncheon

Jim Obergefell — lead plaintiff in a marriage equality case out of Ohio, one of four cases scheduled to be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28 — will be joining Susan Warbelow as a guest speaker at … Continue reading

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AFA’s map of bigots

Well, this is interesting. The American Family Association has created the “AFA Bigotry Map,” and no, surprisingly enough, it isn’t a map that shows all the places where AFA has perpetrated its hatefulness. AFA President Tim Wildmon explained in a … Continue reading

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Marriage begins in Alabama, HRC calls for Moore’s impeachment

Human Rights Campaign launched a petition to remove Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore from office.

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California judges banned from participating in Boy Scouting

This week the California Supreme Court barred the state’s judges from participating in youth groups that discriminate against LGBT people.

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Socially conscious shopping tips for the Dallas holiday shopper

If Armani just had a no-cost nondiscrimination statement that included sexual orientation and gender identity, he’d get a 15. Shame on him for not saying, “Of course we won’t fire our gay, lesbian and transgender employees.”

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