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

Cardinal Timothy Dolan to LGBT people: I love you, and God loves you

On Easter morning, Cardinal Timothy Dolan appeared for an interview on This Week with George Stephanopoulos. George Stephanopoulos asked the New York City Archbishop and Chair of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops about the antagonistic relationship between the Roman Catholic hierarchy and LGBT people.Read More

Family Research Council pre-empts Easter with message of LGBT exclusion

Easter is probably the most important of Christian holidays. Which is why it is galling, that the Family Research Council has asked pastors to take time away from preaching the resurrection of Christ in order to condemn gay and lesbian people, our lives, and our relationships.

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Roman Catholic hierarchy takes to internet to attack LGBT people and those who love them

While the US Supreme Court was hearing oral arguments on the discriminatory 'Defense of Marriage Act' and California's Proposition 8, millions of people turned social media red in support of marriage equality. Two leaders in the Roman Catholic Church took to the internet to make harmful attacks on LGBT people and their supporters.

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Faith leaders pray for marriage equality while DOMA and Prop 8 go on trial

Faith leaders gathered in New York to rally in support of marriage equality, holding both a prayer service and a Passover Seder.

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GLAAD to Rick Perry: Back off attacks of LGBT people and allies like Madonna

Texas Governor and failed presidential candidate Rick Perry is angry with music legend and LGBT ally Madonna. Why? Because she had the audacity to join the millions of people calling on the Boy Scouts of America to drop their ban on gay scouts and gay leaders.Read More

Join GLAAD in New York and Los Angeles to stand United for Marriage

Starting this weekend, thousands will gather in Washington DC and at more than 150 events in every state around the country to show support for marriage equality. These vigils, marches and rallies will demonstrate that the country is ready for marriage equality.

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BREAKING: New Mexico Lawsuit for Marriage Equality

Two New Mexico couples have filed a lawsuit in Albuquerque’s district court after they applied for and were denied marriage licenses, claiming that the New Mexico marriage statutes and New Mexico Constitution do not bar same-sex couples from marrying, and therefore the State of New Mexico should issue civil marriage licenses to any same-sex couple who applies for one.

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Join GLAAD and Google+ for hangouts on marriage equality

Join GLAAD and Google+ on a series of hangouts starting tomorrow to talk about why marriage equality is so important for America.

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