U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Honoring Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

On Friday evening we were saddened by the news of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing.  Justice Ginsburg leaves a remarkable legacy.  A native Brooklynite, she was the first woman to be a tenured professor at Columbia University’s law school.  She co-founded the ACLU’s Women’s Rights Project in 1972.  In a string of remarkable victories, she persuaded the …

EQNY PAC Endorses 28 Pro-Equality Candidates in 2020 NYS Election

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 We are only 49 days away from both the presidential AND New York State’s Senate & Assembly election. Equality New York PAC has finalized their 28 Senate & Assembly candidates to endorse this year. EQNY PAC is a political action committee dedicated to supporting candidates for public office in New York State who are committed to the civil …

LGBTQI Advocacy Institute Pilot Launched w/ 16 Students

Thursday, September 3, 2020 Today, Equality New York (EQNY) and NYC Pride & Power launched their new pilot program, LGBTQI Advocacy Institute. 16 students make up the first cohort of the program. All students will receive the training needed to understand the theoretical and programmatic components of effective organizing, along with the tools needed to implement a successful campaign in local …

EQNY joins dozens of #LGBTQ orgs committed to actively combating racial violence #BlackLivesMatters

  Friday, May 29, 2020 Equality New York is proud to join dozens of other advocacy organizations from around the county to release a statement about combating racial violence.  Our activism must always be intersectional. This is our commitment to actively combating racism and protecting our Black and POC community members. Read Statement online: https://www.equalityny.org/about-lgbtqi/combatracialviolence/ Read Statement in text below: “If you …

Equality New York PAC Endorsement Invitation to Apply

Equality New York Action PAC is looking to make endorsements in key districts for the 2020 NYS election. Equality New York (EQNY) is an advocacy organization that unites and amplifies the social and political voices of the LGBTQI communities throughout New York State. We work to advance equality and justice for LGBTQI New Yorkers and their families. EQNY uses an …

EQUALITY NEW YORK PAC ENDORSES CHALLENGERS TO IDC MEMBERS AND FELDER

Press Release NEW YORK, NY – Equality New York PAC (EQNY PAC), the New York State political entity seeking to elect candidates who support Trans, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Queer, Questioning, and Intersex people and their families, is proud to endorse John C. Liu, Jessica Ramos, Zellnor Myrie, Robert Jackson, Alessandra Biaggi, Julie Goldberg, Rachel May, and Blake Morris for New …

2018 Congressional Primary Endorsements

The Equality New York PAC is proud to endorse the following candidates for Federal office in the June 26th, 2018 Primary. These candidates have demonstrated their support for the LGBTQI communities of our state, including the issues reflected in our legislative platform. We believe that our country is best served by elected officials who understand, listen to, and engage the …