Protecting Queer Youth: Why Title IX is Not Enough, but the ERA Is!

By Caitlin Rich This September, the public comment period on proposed Title IX changes ended. The Department of Education will now consider more than 235,000 comments before issuing their final regulations. Many… Continue reading Protecting Queer Youth: Why Title IX is Not Enough, but the ERA Is!

Ta’Lor | Nonbinary Model Creating Affirming Spaces for BIPOC and LGBTQ+ Folks

Ta’Lor (They/Them) is a young actor, model with We Speak Models, writer, and artist living in New York City. Creativity and community are core elements that help them stay grounded and… Continue reading Ta’Lor | Nonbinary Model Creating Affirming Spaces for BIPOC and LGBTQ+ Folks

Charlie: Indigenous Influencer Leaving a Positive Impact

Charlie Amáyá Scott (She/They) is a Diné (Navajo) scholar born and raised within the central part of the Navajo Nation. When they made the move from their small town to… Continue reading Charlie: Indigenous Influencer Leaving a Positive Impact

Mom, I Always Knew You Were a Lesbian

Today, on #LesbianVisibilityDay, I recall how I collected the courage to become authentic. It had been six years since I delicately disclosed to my teenage son that I was dating… Continue reading Mom, I Always Knew You Were a Lesbian

Y’all Better Quiet Down

Breakthrough VOICES Activist Jari Jones recreates Sylvia Rivera’s infamous “Y’all Better Quiet Down” speech from the 1973 Gay Pride Rally in New York City. Breakthrough is a partner of the… Continue reading Y’all Better Quiet Down

Vladonna Rose-Transgender Activist from Los Angeles

Vladonna Rose (she/her) is a transgender actress, model, and activist from Los Angeles who calls out injustices that the LBGTQIA+ community faces. Recounting her childhood, Valdonna heard the word “gay”… Continue reading Vladonna Rose-Transgender Activist from Los Angeles

DETRAS DE UNA MIRADA

Detras de Una Mirada is a short documentary film created in The Representation Project’s 2021 Youth Media Academy. In this short documentary film, Édgar Gaytán shares their experience of discrimination… Continue reading DETRAS DE UNA MIRADA

CONDITIONED

Conditioned is a short documentary film created in The Representation Project’s 2021 Youth Media Academy. This short documentary shows the development of queer children’s media, beginning in the 1930s to… Continue reading CONDITIONED

The Very Queer History of the Suffrage Movement

Happy Pride Month! Join the Alice Paul Institute for a program with Professor Wendy Rouse who’s research explores the queer history of the suffrage movement.

Fund for Women’s Equality Statement on Pride Month

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We at the ERA Coalition/Fund for Women’s Equality celebrate our friends, family, board members, supporters, and colleagues in this month of Pride and always, as we fight together for equality for all and join as one family.