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

BREAKING: Nigerian president signs draconian anti-LGBT law

Nigeria's president has signed the "Same Sex Prohibition Bill," providing sentences of 14 years in prison for same-sex couples and 10-year sentence for anyone that participates in a marriage ceremony for a same-sex couple or offers public support for LGBT people.

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BREAKING: Federal government will recognize marriages performed in Utah

The U.S. Attorney General announced that the federal government will recognize the marriages performed in Utah.

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Orange County Tet Parade includes LGBT Vietnamese, but limits visibility

The organizers of the Orange County Tet Parade have voted to allow Viet Rainbow to participate. While some are celebrating the reversal of a year-old ban on LGBT Asian organizations, the leaders of Viet Rainbow note that a "code of conduct" will restrict visibility for the organization.

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Supreme Court puts marriage equality on hold in Utah

This morning, the U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay, halting marriage equality in the state of Utah.

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VIDEO: Melissa Etheridge sings "Uprising of Love" before the New Year's Eve ball drops

Just seconds before the ball dropped, Melissa Etheridge performed her LGBT Russian anthem, "Uprising of Love" for the world.

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What's coming up in 2014

We came a long way in 2013. But each gain highlights how much more work there is to do.There is much further to go, and GLAAD is going to help us get there.

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Omar Sharif Jr. speaks to CNN about Robin Roberts coming out

GLAAD's National Spokesperson, Omar Sharif Jr. joined L.Z. Granderson, Stephanie Miller, and Don Lemon to discuss Robin Roberts' coming out.

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GLAAD co-chair is haunted by a disappearance

GLAAD Co-Chair, Jennifer Finney Boylan, wonders what happened to a missing person from 30 years ago, and wonders if it could have been her.

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