Get Involved

As 2018 comes to an end, Michigan’s LGBTQ community can look back on a year filled with both hard hits to our rights along with major political wins toward greater equality. On a national scale, the rights of transgender individuals have been threatened along with the security of marriage equality, yet the year’s midterm elections saw a huge rise in pro-equality candidates.

Locally, this year Michiganders fought against conversion therapy and banded together to protect the rights of those promoting self-expression with events like Drag Queen Story Time. At the same time, populous cities in Michigan scored well above the national average on Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

Read more…