ARKADELPHIA, Ark. — Chad Griffin could have spent his first official day heading the country’s largest and most influential gay rights group anywhere: in Washington, where he worked for President Bill Clinton; in California, where he led a legal challenge to the state’s same-sex marriage ban. Instead, he came back to the Arkansas community where he heard gay slurs from other youths in his school, to show that he stands with young gay people in small towns across the country
Transcript: Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin Apologizes to Trans People in Speech at Southern Comfort
#HRC President Chad Griffin, Dustin Lance Black, Equal Rights Executive Director Adam Umhoefer and Cleve Jones at San Francisco Pride 2013. http://www.hrc.org/blog/entry/photo-hrc-president-chad-griffin-celebrates-san-francisco-pride
HRC National Press Secretary Sarah McBride and President Chad Griffin will speak at the Democratic National Convention. McBride's appearance marks the first time in history an openly transgender person will speak at a major party convention.
Leaders of progressive groups are banding together to fight Trump's policies. Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood, Chad Griffin of the Human Rights Campaign, and Greisa Martinez of United We Dream join Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss their alliance and...