Posts by Aaron McQuade

NY Times Trans Exploitation Completely Unacceptable

May 14, 2012

This weekend, the New York Times published an extremely exploitative article about a transgender woman who had died in a fire.

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May 11, 2012

MSNBC Holds Perkins Accountable

Last night, MSNBC gave us two examples of how to hold anti-gay activists accountable for their own words, and how to paint a more complete picture of the arguments against marriage equality.

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April 30, 2012

Cleveland's WMMS Takes Action After 'Corrective Rape' Suggestion

After GLAAD and community members and allies reached out, Cleveland's WMMS Radio has taken important steps to tell its audience that the comments made last week by radio host Dominic Dieter were grossly inappropriate, and to ensure that incidents like this do not happen again.

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April 27, 2012

Fox News' Crowley "Apologizes" for Anti-Gay Joke

On Thursday, Fox News Reporter Monica Crowley tweeted a homophobic remark regarding the announcement that Georgetown Law School student, birth control advocate, and Rush Limbaugh target Sandra Fluke is engaged.

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April 26, 2012

Ousted Boy Scout Mom on MSNBC

Today, Thomas Roberts interviewed Jennifer Tyrell, the Ohio mom who was ousted as scout leader of her son’s Boy Scouts troop simply because she’s gay - and who has the support of tens of thousands of Americans on her call for the Boy Scouts to change its policy.Read More

April 26, 2012

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney: gay people should be able to serve in Boy Scouts

In 1994 video, former Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board member Romney says 'all people should be able to participate in the Boy Scouts regardless of their sexual orientation'Read More

April 25, 2012

Spirit Day Creator Brittany McMillan on Advocate's "40 Under 40"

GLAAD congratulates Brittany McMillan on having been named to Advocate's "40 under 40" list of people who are shaping the future of the LGBT movement.

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April 25, 2012

Ousted Boy Scouts leader Jennifer Tyrrell and son are interviewed on CNN

CNN interviewed Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell, who was ousted as scout leader of her son's Boy Scouts troop simply because she's gay. Read More
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