WHAT IS THE EQUALITY HOUSE?
The Equality House is a symbol of compassion, peace, and positive change. The house, which is painted the colors of the Pride flag, serves as the resource center
for all Planting Peace human rights and bully prevention initiatives and stands as a visual reminder of our commitment, as global citizens, to equality for all.
WHERE IS IT LOCATED?
The house is located in Topeka, Kansas directly across from the Westboro Baptist Church hate group. The group is known for protesting soldiers funerals, being anti-semitic, and promoting the death penalty for gay Americans.
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING LOUD FOR LGBTQ EQUALITY
It is illegal to be gay in 76 countries.
10 countries where homosexuality may be punishable by death.
40 percent of homeless youth identify as LGBTQ.