Equality Act Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center
Testimony of Mary Hasson on the Equality Act
EPPC Kate O’Beirne Fellow Mary Rice Hasson delivered testimony at a Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Equality Act.
The Left’s Inconsistency on Third-Party Harms of the Equality Act
We should all support the goal of eradicating unjust discrimination, but must reduce the high costs that are so perniciously woven into the Equality Act.
The Equality Act’s Implications for Abortion Would Be Devastating for Pregnant Women in the Workplace
The Equality Act’s sponsors seem to be trying to retool the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, transforming it from a law that is explicitly neutral as to abortion into a mechanism that may well be construed to require health care providers to perform abortions and states to fund them.
The Equality Act Would Require Government-Funded Abortion
The Equality Act would force taxpayers to fund abortion and offers no conscience protections for health-care workers with objections to the procedure.
The Equality Act and the End of ‘Females’
The Equality Act spells disaster—not only for females, but for all of us who believe that our laws and language must be grounded in reality.
The Equality Act Is Farewell To A Christian Metaphysic
By redefining the human person, we leave behind the moral imagination that built our civilization.
When Amazon Erased My Book
Three years after publication, in the same week that the House of Representatives plans to ram through the Equality Act—a radical transgender bill amending the Civil Rights Act of 1964—Amazon has erased EPPC President Ryan T. Anderson’s book opposing gender ideology from its cyber shelves.
Biden’s Equality Act Is a Danger to Women’s and Conscience Rights
Rather than finding common-sense, narrowly tailored ways to shield LGBT-identifying Americans from truly unjust discrimination, the Equality Act would act as a sword — to persecute those who don’t embrace newfangled gender ideologies.
Religious Liberty Isn’t Enough
President Biden’s pledge to heal and unify seems to mean giving the far left everything it demands in the culture wars. Conservatives therefore must resist. Yet in doing so we must avoid the trap of framing every debate as if it were about religious liberty.