“It’s chilling to think that this dangerous misinformation about transgender Americans could be coming from our nation’s Capitol.”
Insensitive language used in a recent episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race has enraged the trans community.
Users can now select up to ten gender definitions, thanks to a feature spearheaded by Facebook’s Diversity Group.
While LGBT representation went down slightly in 2013, the bigger problem is how LGBT characters were portrayed. With displays of same-sex affection so invisible, gay characters just aren’t on the same footing as their heterosexual counterparts.
At least 34 Olympians and professional athletes announced their support for the effort, according to Athlete Ally and All Out. “We need to take advantage of this Olympic moment,” a leading LGBT advocate said.
GLAAD announced Ellis will begin her new role in January 2014.
GLAAD’s 18th annual “State Of Television” report shows that although cable LGBT depictions are growing, you didn’t see as many gay faces on broadcast TV this year.
Wearing a uniform in a pride parade or even a flag ceremony at a pride event is a “violation of the Scout Oath and Scout Law,” official says. Advocates called the application of the “longstanding” policy uneven, citing candidates’ events and other parades.
In a video released today, the plaintiff in Dale vs. Boy Scouts of America shares his story. The Boy Scouts’ National Council could end the ban this week.
Steve Warren had a few words for the Supreme Court at the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco this weekend. The crowd gave a standing ovation.
The inaugural Trans 100 List celebrates groundbreaking work being done by trans people across the country.
Gay icon, Mama June, rocked GLAAD’s red carpet on Friday. How can you not love her?! She looks good!
He was there to promote his new flick At Any Price and didn’t disappoint.
From taking digs at the Boy Scouts to kissing Anderson. Madonna stole the show and our hearts as she presented the Vito Russo Award to Anderson Cooper.
Both acts have turned down their invitation to the national Boy Scouts Jamboree after pressure from GLAAD to denounce the Boy Scouts’ ban on gay scouts and leaders.
“Madonna is one of the major reasons for AIDS.”
ParaNorman, Happy Endings, Frank Ocean, and BuzzFeed’s Chris Geidner are among those recognized for their outstanding work in the LGBT community.
The couple is profiled in the magazine’s “JET LOVE” series.
GLAAD created an infographic that captures the past 60 years of transgender issues in honor of Transgender Awareness Week and Transgender Day of Remembrance.
The new video series from GLAAD aims to spotlight the stories of transgender Americans and their allies in an effort to educate the public about transgender issues.
The company’s corporate giving arm, the UPS Foundation, adopted a non-discrimination policy that will make the BSA ineligible for future grant funding because of its ban on gay Scouts and leaders.
These stars spoke out against bullying and demonstrated support for LGBTQ youth by wearing purple on October 19th.
On Tuesday, the organization highlighted the best in advertising. The winners will be announced at the 2012 GLAAD Amplifier Awards on October 2nd.
LGBT families have been on TV for nearly half a century and GLAAD pulled together all the shows that One Million Moms don’t want you to see.
Groups hosting the annual conference are dedicated “to the eradication of gay people from the mainstream,” Human Rights Campaign spokesman says. Rep. Paul Ryan is a confirmed speaker.
There are no out male athletes in the major league sports world today. But among pro ballers, the straight part of the gay-straight alliance is finally getting itself off the ground.
Why was the Task Force in the gambling business? No answers from the group.
“Come to Uncle Jesse!” Here’s John Stamos auctioning off his supple lips for $5,000 at the GLAAD Media Awards.
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) has joined forces with Facebook in an effort to reduce the amount of anti-gay bullying on the internet. Just think about what can be accomplished; social media has the power to also do good!