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

#LeanInTogether inspires men to speak out for gender equality

“Men should support their wives and daughters at home and their female colleagues in the workplace, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it’s great for them,” said Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO and founder of LeanIn.Org.

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5 of the most unsettling realities for America's trans community

A new report, Understanding Issues Facing Transgender Americans, has found that transgender people are among the most vulnerable communities in America. Transgender women and trans people of color are at particular risk.

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Oregon's Kate Brown will become America's first ever openly bisexual governor

She will make history as the nation's first ever openly bisexual sitting governor, the only openly LGBT state governor at the moment, and just the second openly LGBT governor in America.

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GLAAD President & CEO Sarah Kate Ellis talks acceptance with MSNBC's Thomas Roberts

"It's not just the law that has to change. It's people's heart," said Jenny. "My mother used to say, 'it's impossible to hate anyone whose story you know.'"

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CUNY Graduate Center becomes first school to instate gender-inclusive language policy

The school is thought to be the first to implement such a policy, meant to show inclusivity and respect to the diversity of gender identities.

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If you're a beautiful LGBT couple that got married in a beautiful place, send in your pics

With your help, the Department of the Interior's tradition can be more LGBT-inclusive than ever before

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Equality Federation's #discriminationexists campaign educates, goes viral

more than 206 million LGBT people and their families live in states that do not explicitly protect them from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards nominees include highlights of bisexual media representations #glaadawards

Today, GLAAD announced the nominees for the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards and the list includes several bisexual stories and people who made an impact in media in 2014.

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