Posts by Seth Adam, GLAAD's Vice President of Communications

Documents reveal close ties between National Geographic Channel, Boy Scouts

This coming Monday, National Geographic Channel will debut its new reality series, "Are You Tougher than a Boy Scout?" Documents, uncovered by GLAAD, reveal that the new show is actually a commercial for one of the most anti-gay organizations in the country, the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).

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Snapshots of Our Work

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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Take action: Tell United Way to denounce Boy Scouts' anti-gay ban

A dad from Kentucky has launched a new Change.org petition calling on United Way to denounce the Boy Scouts' ban on gay scouts and leaders. Greg Bourke, who has two kids with his partner of over 30 years, was ousted as leader of his son's Boy Scouts pack in 2012 because he's gay.Read More

WATCH: President Obama says Boy Scouts should accept gay members

In a pre-Super Bowl interview today, President Obama reaffirmed his opposition to the Boy Scouts' ban on gay scouts and leaders.Read More

Chick-fil-A shifts donations away from anti-gay groups, tax forms confirm

Chick-fil-A’s WinShape Foundation 2011 IRS 990 tax documents confirm that the company appears to have cut donations to anti-LGBT groups that work to actively harm LGBT adults, young people and families, Campus Pride reported today.

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Cub Scouts Pack removes gay-inclusive policy after threats from BSA

A Maryland-based Cub Scouts Pack says it's being forced to remove a non-discrimination statement from its website after the National Capital Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) threatened to revoke the Pack's charter.

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Boy Scouts look to National Geographic to resuscitate membership

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is cozying up to National Geographic Channel in hopes that the network's new reality series, "Are You Tougher than a Boy Scout," can revive dwindling membership.Read More

Snapshots of Our Work

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.Read More
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