What are the issues?
The United States regularly proclaims its support for equal opportunity, respect for diversity, and equality under the law, both at home and abroad. These values are not always applied to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) individuals. The Council for Global Equality wants America to honor its founding values by taking a stronger stand on behalf of equal rights for LGBT people everywhere. Read more about what we believe our country can and should do to support LGBT communities internationally.