Posts by Alexandra Bolles, Senior Strategist, Campaigns & External Engagement


Edie Windsor in final ten for TIME's Person of the Year

It was announced today that Edith Windsor, the openly lesbian LGBT advocate, has made it to TIME Magazine's top ten finalists for title of Person of the Year.

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Snapshots: Taking action for LGBT Vietnamese-Americans, advocating for homeless youth, and speaking out for ENDA

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's 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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VIDEO: Elton John commemorates victim of murderous hate crime in Russia

Elton John, the musical living legend, said he was committed to upholding his concerts scheduled in Russia, despite the country's anti-LGBT "propaganda laws" that continue to incite violence targeted at LGBT people in Russia. Today, Elton dedicated his show to a young man who lost his life to such an attack.

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NYC Gay Men's Chorus to join Children's Choir for international-themed holiday cheer

One of the most accomplished amateur choruses in the city of New York will be spreading a musical message of unity at their multilingual concert, What a Wonderful World this holiday season.

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VIDEO: Elementary school officials rally to defend 9-year-old trans girl

Today, in feel-good news: A young girl in central Ohio named Keat has the love and support of her family, Highland Elementary School staff, and district's Superintendent as she experiences her first year following her transition.

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