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

VIDEO: For International Human Rights Day, what's the role of the media in LGBT acceptance?

GLAAD commemorates International Human Rights Day with a video featuring international LGBT leaders speaking about how the media can accelerate or hinder acceptance for LGBT people from around the world.

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DeRay Mckesson of #BlackLivesMatter shares identity and protest with #glaadgala

One of the featured stories at the GLAAD Gala San Francisco at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square on Saturday was #BlackLivesMatter activist DeRay Mckesson, who talked about his activism, social media, and the intersection of being Black and gay.

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VIDEO: The narrative on LGBT people, family, and the Roman Catholic Church has changed

GLAAD hosted a Google Hangout after a very busy and anxious month for LGBT and allied Catholics.

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What's next for LGBT Catholics? Join GLAAD's Google Hangout to discuss

Join GLAAD on Tuesday, October 27 at 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM ET in a Google Hangout with LGBT Catholic leaders to talk about the secretive Extraordinary Synod on Marriage and Family at the Vatican.

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Comcast NBCUniversal goes purple across all platforms on #SpiritDay

Comcast NBCUniversal is partnering with GLAAD for Spirit Day. Along with millions of others nationwide, they are taking a stand against bullying by sending a message of solidarity and acceptance for LGBT youth.

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Morning TV goes purple for #SpiritDay in support of LGBT youth

This morning, millions of Americans woke up to turn on their televisions, and were greeted by morning news and entertainment hosts sporting purple. It was a good way to start Spirit Day off in America.

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GLAAD sets up a UK-based operation to support LGBT Global Voices

GLAAD announced the launch of a UK operation as part of its growing global work to accelerate acceptance of the LGBT community.

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UK and international advocates tell GLAAD their priorities for the global LGBT movement

On the morning that GLAAD announced the expansion of its commitment to global LGBT work, the organization sat down with 22 UK-based LGBT advocacy organizations and leaders to hear the work that is being done, and spark ideas for possible collaboration.

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