Civil rights organizations such as the Human Rights Campaign are doing the crucial work of fighting for equality for marginalized groups around the world. Social media helps these organizations rally their supporters to action.
In the last 30 days, the average organization in the Civil Rights landscape has grown their audience by 0.6%. adl.org grew faster than everyone else, with 1.1% growth! On average, each post in this landscape earns more than 910.8 engagements. Planned Parenthood is topping the charts with more than 3.04k engagements per post on their 79 posts in the last 30 days.
Happy Birthday, Ruth Bader Ginsburg! Your tireless commitment to service and incredible legacy of defending and expanding civil and reproductive rights inspires us to fight every day for our patients. #RBG #NotoriousRBG #cake #regram: thesweetfeminist
Yesterday, nearly 300 HRC volunteers and supporters joined #HRCOnTheHill to call on Congress to pass the #EqualityAct and protect LGBTQ people from discrimination under our nation’s civil rights. . . . #LGBTQ #LGBT #EqualityForward #Congress #HumanRightsCampaign
On this day, and every day, we join in solidarity with the #Muslim community. We must continue to combat hate and bigotry in all of its forms. . . #Christchurch #NewZealand #NewZealandShooting #NZMosqueShooting #LGBT #LGBTQ #HumanRightsCampaign
HRC was on Capitol Hill for the reintroduction of the #EqualityAct — federal legislation that would guarantee explicit, permanent protections for #LGBTQ people. . . #LGBT #EqualityForward #Congress #HumanRightsCampaign
Title X is the nation’s program for birth control and reproductive health care — and it’s under attack. We’re going to do everything we can to protect your access to care. Join us to #ProtectX — link in bio. #ProtectX #nogagrule #dontgagmycare #titlex #letdocsspeak
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Medgar Evers, the first NAACP Field Secretary for Mississippi, loved the state and worked tirelessly to ensure that African-Americans living there were granted their constitutional rights. . In 1963, Evers led a drive for fair employment and integration against the city government. He most notably gave a television address comparing Black life in Jackson to the lives …
If you don't know Fannie Lou Hamer, you should. . She was a leader in the civil rights movement, an organizer for the SNCC, and a representative of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party — not to mention the first person in her county to register people to vote before the Voting Rights Act. . She died on this day …
We are disturbed, we are disgusted, and we are so deeply saddened by the atrocity that took place in New Zealand this morning. But unfortunately, we are not shocked. . No matter how different the victims are – be they nine African-American worshippers in a Charleston church, 11 Jewish worshippers in a Pittsburgh synagogue, or 49 Muslim …
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The attacks on New Zealand mosques show that white supremacists pose an international terrorist threat. We stand with Muslims around the world and reject this #hate. Go to ADL.org for full statement.
Pittsburgh shooter Robert Bowers shot 11 Jewish worshippers. Charleston killer Dylann Roof murdered nine black churchgoers. The atrocity in New Zealand shows — once again — that we’re dealing with a global terrorist movement linked by the same white supremacist ideology endangering worshippers around the world.
At a hospital in Chicago, a woman reported a man in the elevator looked at her, used a racial slur, and said, “Thank God Trump is now president. He’s gonna deport your terrorist ass.” Anti-Muslim hate is a huge problem in the U.S., too.
HRC was proud to honor Jennifer Nettles with the Ally for Equality Award.
“Being there for a friend through an abortion doesn't mean making choices for them or swaying them one way or the other. Instead, it simply means being a non-judgmental sounding board, a source of factual information, and a person they can look to for unconditional support.”
Dr. Wen went from Planned Parenthood patient, to advocate, to president. via Marie Claire
🚨 Discrimination is wrong, but in 30 states, LGBTQ people are at risk of being fired, refused housing or denied services simply because of who we are 🚨 The #EqualityAct can change that! 🌟 If you or anyone you know needs support, we're here for you 24/7 at 866.488.7386 or text/chat: thetrevorproject.org/help 📲
In just the past few weeks there have been a number of disturbing #antiSemitic incidents involving students making “Heil Hitler” salutes and sharing photos of homemade swastikas on social media. Our CEO Jonathan Greenblatt writes on this continuing problem and what we can do to combat it: https://thehill.com/opinion/education/434163-anti-semitism-is-creeping-back-into-our-schools-what-should-we-do-about-it
Our experts are investigating the man who allegedly perpetrated the Islamophobic terrorist attacks on New Zealand mosques and what they've found is startling. The alleged shooter is a white supremacist who promoted white supremacist ideology online, including in a manifesto. Here’s what you need to know: https://www.adl.org/blog/white-supremacist-terrorist-attack-at-mosques-in-new-zealand
"if you're afraid to come out or are uncomfortable with the idea of 'changing your identity' just remember, gender isn't the entirety of your identity. Nobody can be reduced down to a single word or label." 💜 If you or anyone you know needs support, we're here for you 24/7 at 866.488.7386 or text/chat: thetrevorproject.org/help 📲
“Increasingly we have experienced a dramatic increase across the West in hateful rhetoric and targeted acts of violence by individuals who do so specifically in response to what they see as an attack on white society.” https://bit.ly/2Wf3eRZ
President Donald Trump said Friday that “I think it’s a small group of people that have very, very serious problems."
Reporter: "Do you see white nationalism as a rising threat around the world?" Trump: "I don't really." We saw a nearly 50% increase in white nationalist hate groups between 2017 and 2018. splcenter.org/hate-map pic.twitter.com/8rVhQKHRfW
“This is really a 𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐬𝐞𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐤. This is putting folks, not just folks, not just transgender folks, but other soldiers in danger by inflicting undue stress onto them.” - @HRC’s @cmclymer on the Trump-Pence administration’s #TransMilitaryBan pic.twitter.com/OQqP7yQagL
Does Pres. Trump think white nationalism is a growing threat after the #NewZealandMosqueShooting by a man clearly steeped in white nationalism? "I don't really," he said. We saw a nearly 50% increase in white nationalist hate groups between 2017 - 2018. splcenter.org/hate-map781 Likes • 673 Retweets
“#LoveIsLove and all are welcomed.” 🌈💕 @HRC was proud to honor @JenniferNettles of @Sugarlandmusic with the Ally for Equality Award at the HRC Nashville Dinner. pic.twitter.com/nBB5X9EhmV
The attacks on New Zealand mosques show that white supremacists pose an international terrorist threat. We stand with Muslims around the world and reject this #hate. Full statement: bit.ly/2F2J9af pic.twitter.com/AY0c3p29ST
The NAACP condemns the hate-motivated attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand. We join our friends in the Muslim community in mourning the victims of this heinous attack. Today, we must not only come together to pray but to also stand up against hatred.675 Likes • 218 Retweets
We're thrilled that the new show #Shrill starring @AidyBryant knows how important it is to see safe, legal abortion onscreen. Proud to have worked with @PPCW, @Hulu, and @thelindywest to highlight a positive abortion experience.566 Likes • 83 Retweets
DYK: The pregnancy tests you get at the store work 99 out of 100 times if you take it after your missed period. They’re just as accurate as a urine pregnancy test that you’d get at a doctor’s office or health center.274 Likes • 72 Retweets
Our experts are investigating the man who allegedly perpetrated the Islamophobic terrorist attacks on New Zealand mosques. Their findings are startling: he's promoted #hateful white supremacist ideologies online, including in a manifesto. More details: adl.org/blog/white-sup…204 Likes • 129 Retweets
"We just need spaces to be" 🌈 them.us/story/sober-qu…158 Likes • 29 Retweets
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“White-supremacist organizations and others seem to feel much more comfortable coming out in the open — they are actually receiving a form of validation from the president.” - @HilaryOShelton wapo.st/2CsXqfW82 Likes • 46 Retweets