Posts by Alexandra Bolles, Senior Strategist, Global and US South

How 6 LGBT Mississippians would be harmed by HB 1523

The anti-LGBT HB 1523 is on Gov. Phil Bryant's desk for approval. Here's how it could impact 6 LGBT Mississippians' lives.

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Mississippi may pass 'license to discriminate' law today

HB 1523 "creates sweeping exemptions allowing people and businesses to discriminate against transgender people and same-sex couples based on their religious or moral beliefs."

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300+ celebs, companies, clergy speak out against anti-LGBT #FADA in Georgia

A hub for entertainment, technology, and general commerce, FADA may prove to be bad for business, but many prominent leaders are speaking out for LGBT equality.

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GLAAD Global Voices returns to the United Kingdom

GLAAD spent the last week in London, Manchester, and Edinburgh to revisit some of the people and organizations with whom GLAAD began working last October as part of the Global Voices program.

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LGBT southerners amplifying their voices nominated for #glaadawards

These nominees both amplify the oft-erased voices of LGBT Southerners, and change hearts and minds by bringing their multifaceted experiences to the forefront of the American public.

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Growing bi representation honored with GLAAD Media Award nominations

A growing number of entertainment's moments captured well-rounded, responsible, and diverse depictions of bisexuality, and GLAAD is celebrating those moments with Media Award nominations.

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Take a look at some Southern Stories that accelerated acceptance in 2015

GLAAD's Southern Stories initiative tells the stories of LGBT people and their allies in the South to create a cultural shift towards LGBT acceptance and understanding in the region. Here are just some of the ways GLAAD worked towards this mission in 2015.

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Mississippi group awards trans physician for outstanding job performance

Advocate and husband L.B. can now also add award-winning medical professional to his list of accomplishments.

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