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University of Iowa Adds LGBT Identity Question to Admissions Form

The University of Iowa is trying to better serve its LGBT students. In a historic move, the university adds an optional LGBT identity question to its college application.

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Religion News Summary: Nazarene LGBT Students Organize and Mormons Say "Stay With Us"

GLAAD's Religion, Faith & Values program works to elevate LGBT-affirming voices of faith in mainstream, regional, and community media. This week we highlight Archbishop Desmond Tutu's support for LGBT people in Uganda, support for LGBT students at a Nazarene school, and a secret Parisian LGBT-friendly mosque.

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TLDEF Announces Non-Discrimination Victory for Transgender Student

The Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund (TLDEF) annouced a victory in a the case of a 12-year-old transgender girl who was excluded from her school just because of who she is.

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Tony Perkins isn't leaving punditry—punditry is leaving Tony Perkins

Regardless of the details, one really must laugh when one sees a biased pundit like Tony Perkins criticizing a program for being "too biased" on a subject like marriage equality: Read More

What to Watch Wednesday 12/12: Modern Family's Claire and Cam team up!

Tonight catch brand new episodes of Modern Family, Chicago Fire, Top Chef, American Horror Story: Asylum and Happily Divorced.Read More

Ricky Martin and Ban Ki Moon Promote LGBT Equality at the United Nations

Today, GLAAD joined Ban Ki Moon, Ricky Marin, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, and hundreds of LGBT and global human rights advocates at the United Nations in New York City. The event, titled “Leadership in the Fight against Homophobia” a panel discussion in celebration of International Human Rights Day.Read More