As Pride Month ends, celebration is tempered by setbacks across the country, from laws that ban transgender athletes from competing in school sports to efforts to remove books on the LGBTQ experience from library shelves. With a Supreme Court willing to overturn precedent, many wonder if LGBTQ rights will be next.
FNEI teamed up with award-winning journalist Mary C. Curtis to discuss the victories and setbacks that the LGBTQ community has been facing. What is needed, culturally and legally, to insure forward movement on the path to equality for all Americans? What can organizations and corporations do to be more intentional in supporting the LGBTQ community? Equal Time explores what comes next with guests Sasha Buchert, a Senior Attorney in the Washington D.C. office of Lambda Legal, and Kendra R. Johnson, Executive Director of Equality North Carolina.
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