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When theology professor H. Adam Ackley announced that he is transgender, Azusa Pacific University asked him to resign from his position. Professor Ackely is still teaching, and students have rallied support for their teacher.
One student has started a Change.org petition, demanding that the school put in protections for transgender students and faculty.
UPDATE: After a remarkable worldwide campaign by consumers and LGBT activists to boycott his family's pasta company, Guido Barilla has issued a second apology via video on the company's website. Claiming to be "depressed and saddened" by the reaction to his words and pledging to meet with organizations that "best represent the evolution of the family" in the coming weeks to learn how to better approach these issues, Barilla has clearly recognized the financial cost of homophobia.
GLAAD's first annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI) examines how LGBT people were depicted in Hollywood films released by six major studios, but we need your help to send them the message that including LGBT people in the stories they tell is important. Read our open letter to Hollywood filmmakers and sign on below if you agree!
In May 2013, 1400 members of the Boy Scouts' National Council will converge in Dallas to decide whether or not to end the Scouts' ban on gay youth.
Help bring equality to the Boy Scouts by submitting a Letter to the Editor to your local paper today.
Now, more than ever, your community needs to hear from you about why gay youth and parents should be able to participate in the Boy Scouts. The voting members of the Boy Scouts National Council are your neighbors, and how they vote depends on the feedback of their community.
Jennifer Tyrrell, together with GLAAD and Scouts For Equality, is launching a new petition to urge the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) to completely lift its anti-gay ban on both youth members and adult employees and volunteers.
Join Nicholas Coppola and GLAAD in signing the Change.org petition to invite Cardinal Dolan to dine with Nicholas Coppola so he can see that they are just like any other American Catholic family.
Thousands of people are calling on Smith College to end the school's policy that unfairly rejects the admission applications of some trans women.
Arizona State Representative John Kavanagh is trying to take away the protections for transgender people that were granted by the Phoenix City Council last month on a statewide basis. His proposal is being heard by a House committee this afternoon; you can let committee members know that this proposal is discriminatory and offensive.