LGBTQ* Politics, Issues and Bills You Should Know About
ENDA - Employment Non-Discrimination Act
(Below text provided by the ACLU)
Employment discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workers is pervasive and harmful. It violates core American values of fairness and equality by discriminating against qualified individuals based on characteristics unrelated to the job.
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Current Status of LGBTQ* Protection and Discrimination in the USA
LGBTQ* Equality in the United States of America
DID YOU KNOW? —
(Yes, you can be fired for being LGBTQ* in the workplace.)
29 States DO NOT Offer Protection To Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual* Employees.
35 States DO NOT Offer Protection To Trans* Employees.
ONLY 15 STATES (!) ban discrimination on the basis of gender identity and sexual orientation.
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