WNBA Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner accepted a Special Recognition Award from GLAAD's Wilson Cruz at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco. Brittney spoke about coming out to her mom in ninth grade.
GLAAD Board of Directors member and Stephen F. Kolzak Award recipient Steve Warren called on Justice Thomas and the rest of the Supreme Court to act against the so-called Defense of Marriage Act and Prop. 8 at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco on Saturday night.
Mel B presented international pop star Adam Lambert with the Davidson/Valentini Award Saturday night at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco. Lambert also accepted the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Music Artist for his album "Trespassing;" he tied in the category with Frank Ocean's "Channel Orange."
The final GLAAD Media Award recipients were announced at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco, presented nationally by Ketel One Vodka and Wells Fargo and locally by Southwest Airlines at the Hilton - Union Square on Saturday night.
GLAAD was on the ground in San Francisco with Scouts for Equality (SFE) at a City Hall rally to urge the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) to vote in favor of dropping the BSA's ban on gay youth. Rallies were held today in over 30 cities for supporters to urge their local BSA councils to support an end to the ban on gay youth.