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LGBT Rights in Malaysia: Will TPP Take Precedence over Stated Obama Administration Principles?

For Immediate Release: September 15, 2015 Contact: Jerame Davis, jdavis@prideatwork.org, 202-637-5014 LGBT Rights in Malaysia: Will TPP Take Precedence over Stated Obama Administration Principles? Washington – After facing bipartisan criticism for placing its pro-TPP agenda ahead of human trafficking concerns in Malaysia, the Obama Administration is facing another test case […]

Resolution: In Remembrance of Cheryl Bollinger

A Resolution in Remembrance of Cheryl Bollinger WHEREAS, Cheryl Bollinger served as Co-Vice President of Pride at Work from 2009-2012, helping to see us through a difficult time, and; WHEREAS, Cheryl was a rock of stability and good will through an often contentious process. Regardless of differences of opinion, Cheryl was […]

Resolution: In Remembrance of Stephen Dinion

A Resolution in Remembrance Stephen Dinion WHEREAS, Stephen Dinion had a gentle soul and a passion for social justice. He was a wonderful person to know, loved by his partner, family, friends, and community. For those who knew Stephen, and even for those who had never met him, we are […]

Resolution: LGBT Equality in the Workplace Includes Labor Rights

LGBT Equality in the Workplace Includes Labor Rights A Resolution to Address the Fundamental Flaws of HRC’s Corporate Equality Index WHEREAS, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is the largest and best-funded LGBT civil rights organization in the United States, and; WHEREAS, given its breadth and scope, HRC has a special […]

Resolution: Pride at Work Supports Xenia Workers

Pride at Work Supports Xenia Workers A Resolution to Demand a Fair Process for Xenia Hotel Workers to Organize WHEREAS, Xenia owns dozens of hotels nationwide, and; WHEREAS, housekeepers and other workers at Xenia-owned hotels suffer strenuous workloads, low wages, unaffordable healthcare, and other indignities on the job, and, WHEREAS, […]

Pride at Work Endorses the Equality Act

For Immediate Release July 23, 2015 Contact: Jerame Davis jdavis@prideatwork.org Pride at Work Endorses the Equality Act WASHINGTON, DC – Today on Capitol Hill, Senators Jeff Merkley (D-Or), Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), and Cory Booker (D-NJ) along with Representatives David Cicilline (D-RI) and John Lewis (D-GA) introduced a new bill to […]

Pride at Work Celebrates Marriage Equality Across the Nation

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For Immediate Release June 26, 2015 Contact: Jerame Davis jdavis@prideatwork.org Pride at Work Celebrates Marriage Equality Across the Nation WASHINGTON, DC – In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled today to affirm the right to marry for same-sex couples across the nation. Pride at Work celebrates this historic victory […]

Pride at Work Reacts to Murders at Emmanuel AME Church

For Immediate Release June 18, 2015 Contact: Jerame Davis jdavis@prideatwork.org Pride at Work Reacts to Murders at Emmanuel AME Church WASHINGTON, DC – Wednesday night, a young white man walked into the historic Emmanuel AME church in Charleston, South Carolina and murdered nine African-American parishioners. Witnesses heard the killer make racially motivated […]

Pride at Work Applauds “No” Vote on Trade Package

For Immediate Release   June 12, 2015   Contact: Jerame Davis jdavis@prideatwork.org   Pride at Work Applauds “No” Vote on Trade Package   WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives voted down a flawed trade package that would enable the Trans-Pacific Partnership to move forward. The original measure was passed by […]

Labor Responds to Indiana’s RFRA Law

Indiana’s so-called Religious Freedom Restoration Act law has generated a mountain of backlash across the country. The intent of this law is clear – it is a mean-spirited attempt to give cover to those who discriminate against LGBT people. Organized labor has fought against this type of blatant discrimination for […]