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

Three new docs highlight stories of LGBT people in Russia

For LGBT History Month, it may be worth going back through the last couple of years in Russia. And there are some new documentaries out about LGBT people in Russia that can help you do just that.

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Allyson Robinson talks to MSNBC about advocacy, faith, and family

Transgender leader and advocate, Allyson Robinson, shared her journey of transition, of political activism, and of faith in an MSNBC exclusive.

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Pro-LGBT Catholic ministry to be present at Vatican family synod

The Vatican is hosting the Extraordinary Synod on Marriage and Family, in which LGBT issues are likely to be a main topic. One pro-LGBT Catholic ministry is making sure that they are present.

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Despite harassment, St. Petersburg QueerFest closes on high note

Despite the extreme pressures on the festival from right extremists, the police, and the cancellation of venues, the sixth annual QueerFest ended on a high note of success.

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GLAAD talks to director of new documentary Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi: Playing with Redemption is a documentary that follows performers and audiences as the Terrence McNally play tours across the country and around the world.

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VIDEO: Russian QueerFest faces continued attacks and closures

Russian LGBT festival QueerFest, traditionally a space for celebration, this year resembles a battleground, with each day – a fight for survival.

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BREAKING: UN passes condemnation of violence against LGBT people

The United Nations has passed a resolution that would condemn violence against people on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity

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GLAAD joins call for an end to blocking LGBT resources online

GLAAD has joined 13 Members of Congress led by Congressman Mike Honda of California and over 20 organizations, in a letter to the Federal Communications Commission, asking them to ensure that online filtering software used at federally funded schools and libraries does not prevent access to sites with important resources for LGBT community.

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