HRC: The 12 Best Equality Moments in Charlotte (Video)

By Dan Rafter[e]Human Rights Campaign[m]

This was a historic convention for the LGBT community in Charlotte. Dozens of speakers – including President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, activist Zach Wahls, Tammy Baldwin, Rahm Emanuel, and L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa – spoke out for LGBT equality as part of a broader narrative about what makes our nation strong.

There were so many powerful moments at the convention. Check out our video of the 12 best moments for equality:

We’re at a crossroads right now, with anti-LGBT extremists still looking to push an outdated agenda that discriminates against our community. You can take action and make a difference – help seize the power of this historic moment and support the fight for equality.

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