Posts by Dani Heffernan, Senior Media Strategist at GLAAD

Media Misses The Mark With Coverage Of Indiana Group Supporting Anti-Gay Prom

A group of parents and students at an Indiana high school is leading an anti-gay initiative to create a separate prom that bans gay students.

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Jeanne Manford, PFLAG Founder, To Be Posthumously Honored With Presidential Citizens Medal

Jeanne Manford, the late founder of PFLAG, will be honored posthumously with the 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal at a White House ceremony on February 15.

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Jadin Bell, Gay Oregon Teen, Died on Sunday In Hospital

A Le Grande, Oregon teenager died on Sunday at a Portland hospital after being taken off life support following an apparent suicide attempt.

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First Ever Bisexual Leadership Roundtable at National LGBT Conference

For the first time, a meeting of leaders from local, regional and national bisexual organizations convened at the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force's 25th annual LGBT conference, Creating Change.

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NBA Star Joins His Two Moms To Support Colorado's Civil Unions Bill

NBA star Kenneth Faried has joined One Colorado to speak out in support of civil unions legislation for same-sex couples in the state.Read More

Olympic Soccer Star Joins GLSEN To Stand Against Anti-LGBT Language In Sports

Out lesbian and U.S. Olympic women's soccer star Megan Rapinoe has teamed up with GLSEN to speak out against anti-LGBT language in sports.Read More

Transgender Child's Essay Calls For A Better World Through Equality

An essay written by an 11-year-old transgender child named Sadie Croft, following President Obama's historic inauguration speech, calls for transgender equality.

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