Author Archives: Forum For Equality

About Forum For Equality

The Forum For Equality is a statewide human rights organization dedicated to the establishment of a society free from discrimination and to the support of good government. We believe that the fastest and most efficient way to achieve these goals is to educate our communities and to constructively participate in the political process.

Endorsements for November 18 election!

Forum for Equality PAC interviews candidates and our membership votes to support those who are committed to advancing equality and good government. We have made the following endorsements in the November 18 election. Please support and vote for the following … Continue reading

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EARLY VOTING HAS STARTED, GO VOTE!

Think your vote doesn’t matter? Think again. In this past election, we saw a City Council race that was decided by only 111 votes. Every vote brings us that much closer to ensuring that our city is represented by pro-equality … Continue reading

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Appeal Court Rules: Governor Edwards Cannot Protect Us

We are very disappointed with the First Circuit Court of Appeal’s ruling against Governor Edwards’ Nondiscrimination Executive Order. Attorney General Jeff Landry, in his effort to dismantle protections for gay and transgender Louisianans from discrimination, is on the wrong side … Continue reading

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Early vote for equality.

THIS SATURDAY IS THE FIRST DAY OF EARLY VOTING ! Early voting for Fall 2017 elections begins Saturday, September 30th and concludes Saturday, October 7th. Election Day is Saturday, October 14th. Forum for Equality PAC interviews candidates and our membership … Continue reading

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Give it up for the New Orleans Pelicans!

2017 ACCLAIM AWARD FOR LEADERSHIP NEW ORLEANS PELICANS IT IS ALMOST HERE — the 2017 Acclaim Awards Gala is TOMORROW! 2017 has been an exciting year, and we are thrilled to celebrate our victories. As we prepare for a new … Continue reading

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Kudos to Councilmember At Large Jason Williams!

2017 ACCLAIM AWARD FOR ADVOCACY COUNCILMEMBER-AT-LARGE JASON WILLIAMS This message is the second in a series of three recognizing this year’s extraordinary Acclaim Award recipients ONLY TWO DAYS remain until the 2017 Acclaim Awards Gala! Each year, we aim to … Continue reading

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Brava, Dr. Buth!

Acclaim Award for Excellence in Health Care Jamie Buth, MD, MHCM This message is the first in a series of three recognizing this year’s extraordinary Acclaim Award recipients. The 2017 Acclaim Awards Gala is only FOUR DAYS away, on Saturday, … Continue reading

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