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Eric Holder discusses advances in LGBT equality at HRC gala

Eric Holder, U.S. Attorney General At the annual gala of Human Rights Campaign Greater New York, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder had an appropriate venue and audience to announce changes in federal policies to "ensure that same-sex marriages receive the same privileges, protections and rights as opposite-sex marriages.” During the event at the
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Q&A with EY’s Chris Crespo

Chris Crespo, EY Chris Crespo, Americas inclusiveness director, has played a vital role as EY became a leader in LGBT equality. "It’s so special to get people to the table and see them being valued, thriving and even surpassing their own expectations,” she said. "I get to help people and businesses realize success
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USHCC’s Palomarez says, “We are our brother’s keepers”

By Melissa Lowery, Photos by Elizabeth Parker Photographie For the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, a commitment to advocating on behalf of the LGBT community is a commitment to bringing together two communities that are learning to embrace each other. USHCC’s efforts on behalf of LGBT business owners transcend emotional and social issues and
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HRC survey

finds more cities working toward LGBT equality In addition to the Corporate Equality Index, the Human Rights Campaign issues the Municipality Equality Index, an annual scorecard on cities and their support of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals who live and work locally. The study ranked each city on nondiscrimination laws, relationship recognition, employment and
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