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Harrisburg March on Trump

Join us to March against Trump on Saturday in Harrisburg!

This Saturday, April 29th, to avoid attending the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the president will be in Harrisburg. Well, we don’t want him here either. Continue reading.

Give OUT 2017

Give Out this year because we are Not Going Back

Recent history shows that LGBTQ people can make significant progress toward equality faster than anyone imagined–but we still have a long way to go. And now there are new forces actively trying to undo the advances we’ve made to drag us back in time. Equality Pennsylvania is here to say that we are Not Going Back. Continue reading.

Equality PA Condemns Bus Campaign Against Transgender People in Philadelphia

Philadelphia – This week a bus will be driving around Philadelphia with a message that denies that trans people exist. Equality PA strongly condemns the bus message as it is dangerous to the trans community, especially trans children, who experience harassment, bullying, and hate-related violence at much higher rate than other minority groups. Continue reading.

Equality Pennsylvania Slams Trump for Gutting Discrimination Protections for LGBTQ Federal Contract Employees

Harrisburg – Ted Martin, Executive Director, Equality Pennsylvania spoke out today against the Trump Administration’s new executive order that removes the existing requirement for federal contractors to have nondiscrimination policies that cover LGBTQ employees: Continue reading.

Lawsuit in Boyertown Against School District for Supporting Trans Kids

The Boyertown School Board is being sued in Federal Court by the right-wing conservative group, the Independence Law Center, because they refuse to discriminate against transgender students. The plaintiff, backed by the Independence Law Center, is demanding that the school district create a policy that discriminates against trans students in order to drop the suit. If you missed the news, here’s a quick summary from the Reading Eagle: Continue reading.

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