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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.

LET THEM EAT CAKE?

Our nation decided more than 50 years ago that when a business decides to open its doors to the public, that business should be open to all—a core principle that is at the heart of how we treat one another. … Continue reading

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Look at you, Louisiana!

What a momentous day for the City of New Orleans, and the great State of Louisiana! As New Orleans continues to celebrate its Tricentennial, we mark a new page in history with the first female mayor of one of nation’s … Continue reading

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Show Your Love!

GiveNOLA Day is almost here! Tuesday, May 1st is a day where thousands of people like YOU raise critical funds for organizations across New Orleans. This is a perfect opportunity to get out and give to a fantastic organization. This … Continue reading

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#GiveNOLADay 2018

#GiveNOLADay is almost here! May 1st is a day where thousands of people like YOU raise critical funds for organizations across New Orleans. Schedule your gift to Forum for Equality at http://bit.ly/FFEGiveNOLA then join us for Forum for Equality’s extra … Continue reading

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Your Senator Needs To Hear from YOU!

The Louisiana Employment Nondiscrimination Act (LENDA) is coming up for a vote in the Senate and Forum for Equality needs YOU! All hardworking people should be treated fairly and equally by the laws of our state. Everyone should have the … Continue reading

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Let’s Get To Voting, Y’all!

TOMORROW IS ELECTION DAY! Make your plans to vote now. Election Day is tomorrow, Saturday, March 24th. Just this past November, we saw a New Orleans City Council race that was decided by only 111 votes. This special election could … Continue reading

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Can’t Deny Love!

We are very disappointed with the Louisiana Supreme Court’s decision not to consider the appeal of Governor Edwards’s LGBTQ Nondiscrimination Executive Order. In a 4-3 vote today, the Louisiana Supreme Court let stand lower court rulings endorsing Attorney General Jeff … Continue reading

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