Content Filed Under: Ally

Allies are a crucial part of the LGBTQ community, helping us speak up and speak out about non-discrimination and its impacts.


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Faith Love: Her Name is Her Mission

December 11, 2017, 5:21 pm Faith Love, a resident of North Carolina and openly bisexual woman, looks to be a supportive ally to transgender people and support them as the fight for non-discrimination protections continues.
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Kentucky Attorney Advocates For Change In The Courtroom

November 7, 2017, 11:23 am Seeing the Kim Davis kerfuffle in her own state came almost as a personal affront to Shannon. After all, her case was one of the cases considered by the U.S. Supreme Court in Obergefell, and her work paved the way for the historic decision.
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Colorado Photographer Outlines Difference Between Art and Commerce in LGBTQ Discrimination Case

October 31, 2017, 6:37 pm "No one is preventing this baker from creating beautiful cake works of art. No one is infringing on that right. But as soon as he put up that shingle and said, 'I'm a bakery, open for business, it's different."
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Young Conservative Calls for Greater Inclusion of Bisexual Americans, Including Her Sister

September 22, 2016, 10:45 pm Katie represents the growing majority of young conservatives across the United States who strongly support LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination protections. There is no question that it is well past time for all Americans – including bisexual Americans – to be protected from discrimination equally .
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Christian Pastor Says Jesus’ Example of ‘Peace and Justice’ Drives His Support for LGBT Equality

September 13, 2016, 4:30 pm Reverend Salvatore Sapienza became a Christian pastor because he believes in the way of love, peace and justice that Jesus demonstrated. He serves as pastor for the United Church of Christ in Douglas, Michigan.
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Son of Transgender Woman in Wisconsin Aims to Help Others Journey Toward Understanding

May 16, 2016, 11:40 am Although he is a straight, cisgender male, his parent Carla is a transgender woman – and Robert knows that she, and so many other transgender people, are vulnerable to discrimination just because of who they are.
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Coaching through Understanding: Retired Pastor and His Wife, a Realtor, Speak Out on the LGBT Community

March 4, 2016, 3:25 pm Carl finds great joy in working with people in his community to better understand – and ultimately, accept and embrace – their LGBT family members and friends. He loves seeing a person go through the process of opening their minds, and reevaluating their hearts.
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Texas Attorney Who Fought for Marriage Stands up for Non-Discrimination

February 10, 2016, 6:09 pm "For me, a major reason I got involved in the marriage fight was because people I know and love were being mistreated, and I wanted to stand up for them. It's the same idea here: Separate and apart from the economic arguments is the fact that discrimination based on immutable characteristics is repugnant. It's not right, it’s un-American, and we have to stop it."
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His Baptist Upbringing Taught Him that God Loves All

April 22, 2015, 5:31 pm “I’m particularly surprised and disappointed that in Texas, where we have a strong tradition of recognizing individual rights, we would even consider not recognizing basic freedom and the rights of an individual because they are gay or transgender.”
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Pro Soccer Player: Supporting Non-Discrimination Is About Leveling the Playing Field

April 11, 2015, 2:17 pm
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Pastor Urges Missourians to Follow the Golden Rule

April 9, 2015, 10:34 pm
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How Discrimination Can Impact An Entire Family

April 2, 2015, 1:51 pm
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North Dakota Student Rallies Community to Protect All Citizens

April 1, 2015, 10:24 pm