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Trans Stories You Should Have Seen And Heard More About in 2012

Too few trans people or trans-related issues were included in LGBT end-of-year lists. An even greater number of trans-related stories received little to no media attention at all this year, despite efforts to have them covered by bloggers and journalists.Read More

The GLAAD Wrap: A Lady Gaga Movie, New Frank Ocean Music and ABC Sitcoms Move Nights

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More

GLAAD in 2012: A look back

Equality made historic strides in 2012, and GLAAD was there every step of the way.Read More

President Obama Encourages Marriage Equality in Illinois

The Chicago Sun Times is reporting that President Barrack Obama has released a statement in support of marriage equality in Illinois, his home state.

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First Marriages in Maine

At midnight last night, Maine became the 8th state to enact marriage equality. Portland City Hall was open from midnight to 3:00 AM to marry the first couples. Several couples received marriage licenses, and a handful of couples were married on the spot.Read More

A Sad 'Adiós' to Some and a Joyous 'Bienvenido' to Others in 2012

In 2012 we bid a sad goodbye to some beloved LGBT Latinos and allies, and welcomed many positive moments, including the coming out of Puerto Rican boxer Orlando Cruz.

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