The following organizations are publicly committed to combating prejudice and injurious discrimination in society. They are governmental agencies, legislative acts, and political organizations categorized by the primary area in which they are active; significant categorical overlaps do exist.
This list is for informational purposes only - the Office of Equal Opportunity and Kenyon College do not officially endorse or support any particular viewpoints or actions of these groups beyond the general opposition to prejudice, bias, ignorance and hatred.
This list is a work in progress. If you would like to suggest any additions or changes to this list, please email Mariam El-Shamaa.
Fight Out Loud
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
Human Rights Watch
National Center for Lesbian Rights
Lambda 10 Project (GLBT Fraternity and Sorority issues)
Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays
Law and Government
Americans with Disabilities Act
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Age Discrimination in Employment Act
Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Initiative to Combat Post-9/11 Discriminatory Backlash (National Origin)
Federal Protections Against National Origin Discrimination
Department of Justice, Special Counsel for Religious Discrimination
Equal Pay Act
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009