Resources

There is no such thing as a single-issue struggle because we do not live single-issue lives.” – Audre Lorde | lesbian writer, womanist, and civil rights activist

 

This is a compilation of useful material related to the concerns, stances, and principles of the LGBTQ Humanist Alliance.

Support and Education

Terminologies of Oppression - The Anti-Oppression Network provides a comprehensive list of definitions/explanations regarding oppressive attitudes and beliefs.
The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) offers support to cultivate safe-school environments, anti-bullying campaigns, and support for kids.
National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) is a leading social justice advocacy organization for transgender people providing a wealth of information about issues impacting the trans community and.
The Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) is an organization dedicated to cultivating and increasing acceptance and understanding for families and friends of their LGBTQ loved ones.
Trans Student Educational Resources (TSER) is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment.
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
Cerebral Palsy Guidance provides valuable information regarding LGBTQ people with cerebral palsy.

Allyship

The Feminist Humanist Alliance, our sister group, provides a very educational breakdown of what proper allyship entails.
Anti-Oppression Resources & Exercises
How Privileged People Can Be Allies
11 Ways Whites Can Be Anti-Racist Allies

Inclusivity

Intersecting Nature of Privileges and Oppression
Traps - Robert Jones, Jr., Advisory Council member of the LGBTQ Humanist Alliance, provides commentary on those who consider queerness to be a “lifestyle choice.”
Why You Can’t Be Pro-Black and Homophobic at the Same Time

 

Beyond Marriage Equality

5 Battles the LGBT Movement Needs to Fight Next
7 LGBT Issues That Matter More Than Marriage
The Queers Left Behind: How LGBT Assimilation Is Hurting Our Community’s Most Vulnerable