Gay Parent Magazine Covers Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Chrisler
Check out the January-February edition of Gay Parent Magazine, which features Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Chrisler, members of Family Equality Council’s Board of Directors, including some
A Very Different Christmas, Indeed
It’s been a while since I’ve written something personal for the Family Equality Council Blog. As we’ve just wrapped on the holidays–a particularly personal time
Presidents, Parents, Pioneers, Oh MY!
Any way you slice it, 2008 was a BIG year–historic elections, historic crises, gains for equality and setbacks, as well. Through it all we were
Correction: MTPC lead sponsor of MA transgender nondiscrimination bill
Last week Jennifer Chrisler, Executive Director of Family Equality Council, published an op-ed on Huffington Post. Her piece addressed “Stonewall 2.0,” or the idea that
We Should Engage in Thoughtful, not Divisive Dialogue on Anti-Family Votes
Dear Families and Friends, LGBT families are at a crossroads. Nationwide we have made great change over the last several years, participating in our communities,
A Day of Mixed Emotions for LGBT Families
Dear Families and Friends, Today is a bittersweet moment for the LGBT community, our families and friends. The first presidential candidate to directly address LGBT
Election Update: Family Equality Council Staff Working Hard in MA, MN, CA, CT, VA & NH!
It’s Time to Vote! Today’s the day! If you haven’t already cast your ballot, you’ve got 4-8 hours, depending on where you live, to make
Team Equality Spotlight: Abby Riskin
What is your role at Family Equality Council? I am the Family Outreach & Education Manager, which means I have the privilege of supporting and
Sign Up Now for Largest LGBT Conference in the Country!
Have you ever been to The National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change? If not, NOW is the time! If you have attended the conference
Team Equality Spotlight: Heidi Ward
What is your role at Family Equality Council? I am Executive Assistant to our ED, Jennifer Chrisler. I manage the day to day operations of
A Parent’s View of Matthew Shepard
This week I was honored to write a guest post for the National Youth Advocacy Coalition‘s blog about the 10th anniversary of Matthew Shepard’s death.
Team Equality Spotlight: Stephanie Hazen
What is your role at Family Equality Council? I am the National Training & Advocacy Manager. While I will be continuing much of the local