Blog Posts

With so much momentum for LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination protections across the country – as well as many attacks from opponents working to push through anti-LGBT proposals – Freedom for All Americans is here to keep you as informed as possible, with daily blog content providing insight into the latest in this national campaign and the ever-changing landscape of LGBT non-discrimination.


Governor Jay Nixon Urges Missouri Lawmakers to Advance LGBT Non-Discrimination Protections

By Cameron Tolle • July 8, 2015, 11:05 am After issuing an executive order instructing state agencies to comply with the Supreme Court's marriage ruling, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon underscored the urgent need for lawmakers to pass legislation protecting LGBT Missourians from discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations.

Colorado Initiatives Would Allow Discrimination Against Same-Sex Couples

By Cameron Tolle • July 7, 2015, 2:09 pm This week, two harmful ballot initiatives were filed with the Colorado Secretary of State—and both would allow discrimination against same-sex couples and roll back existing protections for LGBT Coloradans.

Freedom for All Americans Celebrates SCOTUS Ruling, Looks to the Future

By Freedom for All Americans • June 26, 2015, 10:45 am The U.S. Supreme Court today ensured that every single loving, same-sex couple in the United States can enjoy the freedom to marry, a watershed moment in the ongoing fight for full equality for all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans.

FFAA Proud to Support New Massachusetts Campaign to Secure Non-Discrimination Protections for Transgender Bay Staters

By Freedom for All Americans • June 24, 2015, 10:01 am Freedom for All Americans is supporting Freedom Massachusetts, a new campaign launched today that will work to update the state’s nondiscrimination law to include gender identity protections for public accommodations – the places all of us are when not at home, work or school.

Federal Bill Allowing Discrimination Against Married Same-Sex Couples Introduced in U.S. Congress

By Freedom for All Americans • June 18, 2015, 10:05 am United States Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) and Rep. Raul Labrador (R-ID) introduced a bill this morning that would make it easier for any individual or business to discriminate against married same-sex couples. The legislation is similar to types that have been roundly rejected by Americans across the nation.

Michigan’s Governor Rick Snyder Signs Discriminatory Anti-RFRA Bill Into Law

By Freedom for All Americans • June 11, 2015, 12:34 pm Today, Michigan's Governor Rick Snyder signed into law a package of RFRA-style bills allowing taxpayer funded adoption and foster care agencies to turn away parents on religious grounds, including parents who are gay or transgender.

Introducing the Campaign to Secure Non-Discrimination for LGBT Americans

By Adam Polaski • June 8, 2015, 5:49 pm The effort, Freedom for All Americans (FFAA), will engage in states across the country to advance nondiscrimination legislation and defeat anti-LGBT bills. FFAA also will engage in a national public education campaign to ensure Americans understand that in many states, their LGBT friends and loved ones are not protected from discrimination.
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