News & Updates

With so much momentum for LGBTQ-inclusive nondiscrimination protections across the country — as well as many attacks from opponents working to push through anti-LGBTQ 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 LGBTQ nondiscrimination.

For press inquiries, contact our VP of External Communications, Angela Dallara, or our VP of Campaign Communications, Leslie Fulbright, at press [at]

Business Statement on Anti-LGBTQ State Legislation

By Communications Team • November 17, 2021, 4:00 am The companies joining this statement do business, create jobs, and serve customers throughout the United States. Our businesses strongly embrace diversity and inclusion because we want everyone who works for us or does business with us to feel included and welcomed as their true, authentic selves.

Florida Chamber Leaders Call on Congress to Pass Federal Protections

By Lola Olateju • October 28, 2021, 10:19 am As the leaders of chambers of commerce and economic development corporations in Florida, we know that innovation and inclusion aren’t optional – they help businesses thrive and keep our state competitive for economic investment.

HIV+ Transgender New Yorker Speaks Out on the Need for the Equality Act

By Communications Team • October 12, 2021, 2:09 pm "Our leaders in Congress can lead by example. They should act now to pass federal legislation to protect all LGBTQ Americans, in all areas of life — including employment, housing, and public spaces." 

#BiWeek 2021 | Celebrate Bisexuality Day

By Angela Dallara • September 21, 2021, 10:50 am A message from our VP of External Communications, Angela Dallara, about the importance of bisexual visibility in the fight for LGBTQ freedom.

For Hispanic Heritage Month, A Spotlight on Disproportionate Experience with Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination

By Megan Clayton • September 15, 2021, 1:36 pm Today marks the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month, a time to honor the contributions of Hispanic and Latinx Americans and celebrate the cultural heritage this country owes to them.

Coalition of Alaska Service Organizations Calls on Congress to Pass Federal LGBTQ Protections

By Communications Team • August 26, 2021, 10:13 am More than 40 organizations throughout Alaska, ranging from AFL-CIO to Christians for Equality to Native Movement to Facing Foster Care released a letter today urging Congress to pass a federal law to protect LGBTQ Alaskans.

Hoosier Business Leaders Urge Congress to Pass the Equality Act

By Communications Team • July 22, 2021, 9:52 am More than 100 Indiana businesses released a letter today urging Congress to pass the Equality Act—federal legislation that would modernize and improve the nation’s civil rights laws by including explicit, permanent protections for LGBTQ people. The coalition includes small businesses and large companies across Indiana.

More Than 20 Major Businesses Across Florida Calling on Congress to Support Urgent Passage of the Equality Act

By Communications Team • July 22, 2021, 8:56 am World Champion Buccaneers and Stanley Cup Champions Lightning join AirBnB, Citrix, Lyft, and Deutsche Bank in Calling for LGBTQ Protections

Women Leaders Across America Urge Senators to Support the Equality Act

By Angela Dallara • July 16, 2021, 11:05 am Nearly 60 leading organizations advancing gender equality for women and girls endorse the Equality Act to update federal nondiscrimination protections for women, LGBTQ people, people of color, and people of all faiths

The 2021 Legislative Session: Takeaways and What’s Next

By Shane Stahl • July 11, 2021, 8:46 am Here we break down the numbers from this year's state legislative sessions, and explain how we continue to fight for all LGBTQ people to be protected from discrimination.

Pride Month: A Time to Keep Moving Forward by Kasey Suffredini

By Kasey Suffredini • June 3, 2021, 2:30 pm Freedom for All Americans CEO Kasey Suffredini on Pride Month, the 2021 legislative session, and how we keep pushing Congress to pass the Equality Act.

Growing Number of Conservatives Support Federal LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Protections

By Communications Team • May 27, 2021, 9:46 am Nancy Brinker, Ana Navarro-Cárdenas, Cynthia Coffman, and Yvonne Dean Bailey join Conservatives Against Discrimination Leadership Council. The Council now includes 16 current and former elected officials and conservative thought leaders pushing for nondiscrimination protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

8 Things to Know about How State Bills Become Law

By Communications Team • May 24, 2021, 5:36 pm One hurdle in taking action is understanding the complicated process by which a state bill becomes law. We’ve made it really simple, and broken down the 8 most important things to know about how state bills become law.

“This is What America is About”: The Importance of Passing the Equality Act

By Shane Stahl • April 23, 2021, 10:08 am Check out some highlights from our town hall with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, including his support for the Equality Act.

Freedom for All Americans Speaks Out Against AAPI Violence

By Shane Stahl • March 24, 2021, 1:39 pm As an organization dedicated to securing equal treatment for all LGBTQ Americans, we stand in solidarity with our AAPI LGBTQ community members—and all AAPI Americans.
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