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GLAAD and COLAGE want to know your story of being raised by LGBTQ parents!

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Urge the Boy Scouts to Drop Ban on Gay Leaders and Troops

My name is Jennifer Tyrrell, and in April 2012, I was removed as the den leader of my seven-year-old son’s Cub Scout pack, all because I’m gay. Despite the fact that I was a good den leader and parents in the community supported me and urged me to take on the role, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) now say that I do not “meet the high standards of membership” that the BSA seeks, and will no longer allow me to participate in scouting.

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Cable's Pride Month On Demand

Throughout Pride Month this June, GLAAD is partnering with the cable television industry to pay tribute to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans by shining a spotlight on compelling LGBT programming and films.  Digital cable customers are just a remote control “click away” from enjoying the great variety of inclusive programming offered through their On Demand service.

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