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

Truth In Advertising's truly transphobic ad

Truth in Advertising is a consumer advocacy organization. Much of their work is fact-checking claims made in advertisements and labels about products. However, a recent commercial as a part of the organization's "The Truth's Not Always Easy" campaign used exploitative transgender stereotypes.

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ABC News spotlights LGBT-inclusive ads and GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis

GLAAD's President and CEO, Sarah Kate Ellis, spoke with ABC News on Sunday morning about the increasingly diverse people and families represented in corporate advertising.

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GLAAD Global Voices: This British reporter is encouraging young LGBT people to enter media

Jane Hill remembers a lack of gay women on British television, but she is helping to change all that.

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GLAAD Global Voices: This Indian filmmaker tells stories of people on the margins

Pratibha Parmar's films empower women and LGBT people through telling the stories of being caught in the Asian diaspora, challenging neocolonialism and the settler gaze.

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GLAAD Global Voices: This transgender star paved the way for Argentinians like her

Florencia Trinidad, is an actress, supervedette, comedienne, and TV hostess who was the first Argentinian transgender person to get her name and the gender on her government-issued ID.

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Mozilla CEO steps down as company reaffirms commitment to LGBT community

Brendan Eich has announced that he is stepping down as CEO of Mozilla. In a statement by Mozilla, the organization reaffirmed its support of the LGBT community.

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Log onto Google+ to hear more about Transgender Day of Visibility, Trans 100, and Trans*H4ck

The leaders of the International Transgender Day of Visibility, the newly announced Trans 100 list, and the tech-themed Trans*H4ck will be talking about the last week's events on Google+ at 1:00 PM ET today.

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GLAAD Global Voices: This British actress uses her platform for LGBT awareness

Having appeared in well-known films 'Wuthering Heights' and 'Book of Blood' Sophie Ward has used her platform as a popular actress to raise awareness about family structures, body image, and suicide in LGBT communities.

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