Biden Reneges on Pledge to LGBTQ People

Won’t push for Equality Act in first 100 days

James Finn
Jan 16 · 7 min read
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Joe and Jill Biden at the Human Rights Campaign National Dinner, Washington, DC, September 2018. Cropped from photo by Ted Eytan. (CC BY-SA 2.0)

The other shoe has dropped

What is the Equality Act?

Biden’s Equality Act promise stalls

Biden knew all along his Senate majority would be slim or nothing

Lots of good things can still happen for LGBTQ equality

Bostock “master” executive order

Executive orders and agency regulations can’t replace the Equality Act

To all Americans of good will, the time is now to keep full pressure on the Biden administration. We LGBTQ people can’t win our equality on our own. We desperately need your help.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

James Finn - The Blog

Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

James Finn

Written by

Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

James Finn - The Blog

Collected Writings. Stories and ramblings from a long-time LGBTQ thinker and activist.

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