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The Equality Act: What to know and what to do
You should only care about the Equality Act if you are a Christian, or a person of faith, or a woman, or own a business, or run a nonprofit, or go to school, or teach at a school, or are a medical or mental-health professional, or (especially) are a female athlete, or under the age of 18, or ever use a public restroom.
Equality Act: Why it's a perilous threat to religious freedom
I am so deeply concerned about his administration’s commitment to the so-called Equality Act and its consequences for our nation.
Corporations should abandon their support of the Equality Act
To put it another way, 97.5% of American publicly traded businesses do not endorse the Equality Act. This begs the question, why not?
Conservative groups lament reintroduction of 'conscience-crushing,' 'Orwellian' Equality Act
The reintroduction of the wide-reaching Equality Act, billed as a necessary measure to enshrine protections for the LGBT community into federal civil rights law, was announced Thursday, much to the chagrin of some conservatives and Christian groups.
Why compromising with the Equality Act falls short
The most recent incarnation of the Equality Act is also the most radical version we have yet seen. It’s worth noting as well that it’s closer to becoming law than any version so far put forward.
Catholic Bishop known for LGBT advocacy comes out in support of the Equality Act
A Catholic bishop has joined a growing list of Christians who have come out in support of the Equality Act, a sweeping legislative initiative recently passed out of the United States House of Representatives.
Stop the ill-named 'Equality Act': Your religious freedom is at stake
Until recently, most of us believed there wasn’t much of a chance of the Equality Act ever becoming law. ... I hope that’s still the case, but there is reason to be concerned.
God’s will 'is no concern of this Congress,' Democrat Jerry Nadler says during Equality Act debate
Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler of New York chastised one of his colleagues for mentioning God and the Bible during the House debate over the Equality Act Thursday, saying: "God's will is no concern of this Congress."
Exposing the Equality Act for being misleading
However, the Equality Act is a misleading piece of legislation that purports equality but contains provisions buried deep in its pages that specifically remove protections for women, children, and religious persons.
How the Equality Act would broaden inequality
Equality has always been important. Unfortunately, the Equality Act recently passed the US House and threatens to move America toward that very end: state-coerced uniformity.
Equality Act puts Christian hiring policies in ‘jeopardy' without religious exemptions, ADF warns
The wide-reaching Equality Act championed by Democrats would put the hiring practices of faith-based organizations in “jeopardy” and will create additional religious freedom concerns for Christian schools, churches and ministries, a prominent legal nonprofit argues.
Black pastors slam Equality Act as 'a danger' to religious institutions, back 'Fairness for All'
A group of black pastors and prominent Christian figures, including megachurch pastor A.R. Bernard and former NFL tight end Benjamin Watson, have signed onto a letter sent to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in opposition to the Equality Act.
Equinix ignoring concerns of religious investors by promoting Equality Act: Inspire Investing CEO
Equinix has been accused of ignoring the concerns of religious employees and investors regarding the prominent internet data company's support for the Equality Act, legislation that seeks to codify discrimination protections for the LGBT community into federal law.
Biden vows to enact Equality Act in first 100 days: 4 things to know about the legislation
Former vice president and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has vowed to sign the Equality Act into law within 100 days of taking office should he win the 2020 presidential election.
Alaska Airlines sued for allegedly firing 2 flight attendants over Equality Act criticism
Two flight attendants are suing Alaska Airlines, accusing the company of firing them for questioning the airline's official support for the proposed LGBT anti-discrimination bill the Equality Act.
Feminists, conservatives, lesbians urge Congress to scrap 'gender identity' from Equality Act
A coalition of radical feminists, lesbians, and politically conservative women are petitioning the government to scrap "gender identity" in federal civil rights legislation that's being considered in Congress.
Airline accused of unlawfully firing employees who questioned company's support of Equality Act
Alaska Airlines has been accused of discrimination when they allegedly fired two Christian employees who questioned the company’s endorsement of the controversial Equality Act.
Equality Act will force people to hide their faith, Sen. Lankford warns at CPAC
At the Conservative Political Action Conference, a U.S. senator warned that the Equality Act would force people to hide their faith and accused one of President Joe Biden’s cabinet nominees of working to “manage the faith of Californians.”
21 Christian leaders: Equality Act would gut religious freedom protections
Twenty-one prominent conservative Christian leaders including Franklin Graham and James Dobson are calling on congressional leaders to oppose the pro-LGBT Equality Act because of the “threats to religious liberty” the legislation poses.
Agnostic radical feminist, evangelical attorney: Why we both oppose Equality Act, Fairness for All Act
We share a political commitment to women’s equality and are united in opposing the ways that gender identity nondiscrimination laws undermine it.