SF Chronicle: Employment Vote Tests Our Values

In this November 2007 San Francisco Chronicle op-ed, John Newsome bemoans Congressional failure to advance federal employment protections for LGBT Americans.

“Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) vote tests our values”

For the past few weeks, members of Congress and leaders within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community have debated how best to advance the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). This legislation was initially intended to protect LGBT Americans from arbitrary firing and other forms of employment discrimination.  [Read More]