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

GLAAD President: St. Pat's exclusionary parade hurts Irish families like mine

GLAAD President and CEO, Sarah Kate Ellis has written a letter to the editor of the New York Daily News, recalling her participation in the New York St . Patrick's Day Parade, and noting how excluding families like hers hurts on a personal level.

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Words of support for Chloie Jonsson from LGBT sports leaders

The LGBT Sports Coalition has called for fitness company CrossFit to reverse its decision to force one of its own athletes, Chloie Jönnson, to compete with the wrong gender in their latest championship event because she happens to be transgender.

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LGBT Faith Leaders of African Descent takes out ad to condemn offensive sign at Harlem church

They wanted to communicate that the sign and the church didn't speak for African-Americans or people of faith.

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Tennessee must recognize the marriage of three couples

A federal judge has ordered the state of Tennessee to recognize the marriages of three same-sex couples while their marriage equality lawsuit goes through the court system.

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Heineken pulls sponsorship of anti-LGBT St. Patrick's Day Parade in NYC, Ford refuses to speak out

Ford Motor Company has announced that it will continue to sponsor the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade, despite the parade's continued exclusion of LGBT organizations.

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VIDEO: Chloie Jonsson speaks to ABC News about her exclusion from CrossFit

Chloie Jonsson was on ABC News with her lawyer to talk about her exclusion from the CrossFit competition, and the response she has received from supporters around the country.

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San Francisco St. Patrick's Day Parade to include LGBT organization

The San Francisco St. Patrick's Day Parade will include a first-time contingent from the San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Celebration Committee.

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Sam Adams is no longer sponsoring LGBT exclusion at the Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade

LGBT groups make progress in some St. Patrick's Day parades, while corporation rethink their sponsorship in others.

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