Posts by Megan Townsend, GLAAD's Entertainment Media Strategist

GLAAD's Omar Sharif, Jr. named to World Pride Power List along with Ellen DeGeneres, Jason Collins, Chaz Bono and Adam Lambert

The 2013 World Pride Power List was unveiled today and GLAAD National Spokesperson Omar Sharif, Jr. was named to the prestigious list. This week Omar spoke with CBC News about Wednesday's landmark victory for equality as the Supreme Court struck down a key section of the so-called "Defense of Marriage Act" and restored marriage equality to California with the end of Prop. 8.

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The OUT List premieres on HBO tonight featuring LGBT advocates and celebs Janet Mock, Neil Patrick Harris, Ellen DeGeneres and more!

The new documentary The OUT List premieres tonight and features several high profile LGBT individuals discussing coming out, building successful careers while out, and reflecting on the challenges still facing the LGBT community and the next steps for the movement.

Celebs celebrate today's landmark victory for equality

In a landmark victory for equality, the United States Supreme Court today struck down the so-called 'Defense of Marriage Act' or DOMA, a law that prohibited the federal government from recognizing legally married same-sex couples. The court also restored marriage equality in California. Celebrities took to Twitter and Facebook this morning to share their excitement and celebrate marriage equality.

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