Georgia Teen Derrick Martin Speaks at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco

Georgia teen Derrick Martin and his boyfriend, Richard Goodman, spoke at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco on June 5. Martin, 18, attracted national media attention after administrators at his rural Georgia high school allowed him and his boyfriend to attend prom together earlier this year.

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For more videos from the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards, visit GLAAD’s official YouTube channel here.

To learn more about the 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards, including a complete list of nominees and winners, visit http://www.glaad.org/mediaawards/