A young transgender girl has been placed under suicide watch after a false story concocted by the Pacific Justice Institute accusing her of harassing other girls in the bathroom received national media attention. Florence high school superintendent confirmed that there were no incidences of harrassment reported at all, but one abject parent took to the media to voice their disapproval of allowing the trans girl to share the same restroom with other girls. Read more of the story at advocate.com
GLAAD and Interscope Records today released “Hands,” a musical tribute to the victims of Orlando, featuring Mary J Blige, Jason Derulo, Tyler Glenn, Selena Gomez, Halsey, Ty Herndon, Imagine Dragons, Juanes, Adam Lambert, Mary Lambert, Jennifer Lopez, the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles, Kacey Musgraves, MNEK, Alex Newell, P!nk, Prince Royce, Nate Ruess, RuPaul, Troye Sivan, Jussie Smollett, Britney Spears, Gwen Stefani, and Meghan Trainor. The tribute will be made available in the U.S. at iTunes exclusively.