Posts by Dani Heffernan, Senior Media Strategist at GLAAD

New Blog, 'No More Strangers,' Features Voices of LGBT-Affirming Mormons

A new blog titled "No More Strangers: LGBT Mormon Forum" has been created to address a wide range of topics from the diverse perspectives of LGBT and allied Mormons.

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WATCH: Katie Couric To Speak With Judy Shepard And Directors of "The Laramie Project"

On Tuesday's episode of the syndicated talk show Katie, host Kate Couric will speak to Judy Shepard, Moisés Kaufman and Leigh Fondakowski about moving forward after the unthinkable. Read More

Powerful Trans Stories Among #glaadawards Nominees

The 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards nominees include a variety of trans-inclusive stories in several categories.Read More

Support Harlem Pride's Call For A Local Harlem LGBT Center

The New York City-based LGBT organization Harlem Pride has launched a petition calling for the creation of a Community Pride Center in the neighborhood. Sign the petition!

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When Journalists Mis-Identify A Trans Person

When journalists mis-identify a trans person, an entire group of people sees a part of themselves erased and devalued.

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Transgender Author Jennifer Boylan Shares Family Experience on Psychology Today

Author, professor and GLAAD board member Jennifer Finney Boylan is now a blog contributor to

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Fox News Hosts "Joke" About Transgender Inmate's Appearance And Prison Violence

Last week, hosts of Fox News's The O'Reilly Factor made a series of offensive, dehumanizing comments about transgender inmate Michelle Kosilek.Read More

National Youth Pride Services Launches 'Black & Gay at HBCU's' Series

National Youth Pride Services featured an essay by Brian Alston Carter, an alumnus of the HBCU Morehouse College in Atlanta.Read More
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