Posts by Ross Murray, Director of Programs, Global and US South

Gary Sinise bows out of Legatus summit, followed by Bret Baier and Pete Coors

The conservative Catholic organization Legatus is finding that its extreme and alienating anti-LGBT rhetoric is harming its reputation and ability to retain mainstream speakers. Just this week, actor Gary Sinise, Fox News anchor Bret Baier, and Molson Coors chairman Pete Coors, have all cancelled appearances at the Legatus annual conference, citing the controversial and extreme positions the organization has taken in regard to the LGBT community.

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#RealLiveTransAdult turns tragedy into solidarity

The tragic suicide of Leelah Alcorn, a 17-year-old transgender girl from Ohio inspired transgender and allied people to share the hashtag #RealLiveTransAdult

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GLAAD Global Voices stories from 2014

More than ever, LGBT advocacy took on an international flavor in 2014. Take a look at some of the biggest LGBT stories from 2014.

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Take a look at some GLAAD Southern Stories from 2014

This October, GLAAD launched Southern Stories to elevate the experiences of LGBT people in the US South. The initiative amplifies stories of LGBT individuals who are thriving in the South, as well as the everyday indignities endured by LGBT people who simply wish to live the lives they love.

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VIDEO: Australian couples read your #5DaysOfEquality messages

Thanks to all of you who wished a happy anniversary to 31 Australian couples who were married one year ago, but had their marriages revoked.

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Get sporty! 2014 was a big year for LGBT inclusion in sports.

2014 has witnessed some of the biggest advances in LGBT inclusion in sports. Athletes have been coming out in high school, college, and professional sports around the world.

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Big faith moments of 2014

The theme of LGBT people and faith continued through 2014 with milestones, setbacks, and the addition of new allies. Take a look at some of GLAAD's biggest LGBT moments from 2014.

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George Takei, Shane Bitney Crone, wishing happy anniversary for #5DaysOfEquality

George Takei, Shane Bitney Crone, other notables are tweeting happy anniversary messages to 31 Australian couples who had their marriage revoked after a five-day window.

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