Queer News

Take a Stand Against Bullying on #Spirit Day | Oct 19th

It’s more important than ever that we stand up to bullies. Join us for #SpiritDay and help us show love for LGBTQ youth. You in? Take the pledge at glaad.org/spiritday For more information about GLAAD’s work, please visit www.glaad.org, Facebook and Twitter.

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GLAAD Announced They Will Be Expanding to the UK

  LGBT media organisation GLAAD has announced the launch of a UK operation as part of its growing global work. GLAAD, the not-for-profit organisation aimed at promoting LGBT diversity in media, is launching a UK-based operation to support LGBT voices around the world. The group regularly releases reports holding US broadcasters to account and monitoring diversity, as well as speaking out […]

Health

Alan Cummings Challenges Gay Men to be Celibate for 365 Days

Way to rip them a new asshole Alan! Sign GLAAD and GMHC’s petition at www.celibacychallenge.com to pressure the FDA to screen all prospective blood donors based on risk, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. The FDA recently announced that gay and bisexual men may finally be allowed to donate blood after being banned […]

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Healthcare For All: Give Trans People Access to the Care They Need

No one should be denied basic health insurance, which they need just to survive, because of who they are. Call for the repeal of New York State Medicaid’s new regulation excluding trans and gender non-conforming New Yorkers from its program. Find out more HERE Video by GLAAD For more information about GLAAD’s work, please visithttp://www.glaad.org, http://facebook.com/glaad, and http://twitter.com/glaad.

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GLAAD Drops “Gay & Lesbian” From Name

On Sunday’s Melissa Harris-Perry on MSNBC, GLAAD announced that the organization has formally dropped the words ‘Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation’ from its name and will be known going forward as simply GLAAD, the LGBT media advocacy organization. Accompanying the change in name is a renewed commitment to incorporate bi and trans people, as well as […]

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GLAAD Launched a Commentator Accountability Project, Targeting the “Most Unwanted” Anti-gay Talking Heads

Put your #glaadcap on, join me hon’: GLAAD announces Commentator Accountability Project by Jeremy Hooper VIA Last night, I toasted the hardworking digital activists who’ve been so diligently tracking those who fight against the basic civil liberties (and oftentimes basic worth) of LGBT people. Today, a next step of sorts. Today, we strive to heighten awareness of this […]