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

LGBTQ Humanist Alliance Resource Booklet

In order to promote a vision for a more inclusive and socially conscious humanism, the LGBTQ Humanist Alliance has produced a resource booklet that provides basic analysis and information regarding the context that brought about the development of this group. This is an educational tool that responds to common questions and pushback related to this group and LGBTQ issues. To view this resource, click here.

Humanist Action Kits

The LGBTQ Humanist Alliance is currently developing humanist action kits, toolkits that focus on specific social issues to inspire individuals to take action in accordance with the educational tools provided. This fall, LGBTQHA will co-release “Humanism and Reproductive Justice” along with the Feminist Humanist Alliance.

Here 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 advocacy organization for transgender people providing a wealth of information about issues impacting the trans community.
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.
College Guide for LGBTQ Students: BestColleges.com offers resources for prospective LGBTQ college students.

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
130+ Examples Of Cis Privilege in All Areas of Life For You To Reflect On and Address
Why Heteronormativity Is A Bad Thing
Intersecting Nature of Privileges and Oppression
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