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Trans People Speak: Laverne Cox

Known trans advocate Laverne Cox wasn’t always comfortable in her own skin. In fact, in her video as part of GLAAD’s “I AM: Trans People Speak” campaign, she touches on her initial perceptions of her identity and how she ultimately grew to embrace it after realizing she wasn’t “blending in effortlessly.”Read More

Trans People Speak: Jennifer Finney Boylan

Over the past week, GLAAD has been commemorating Transgender Awareness Week by sharing stories that highlight the resilience and the achievements of transgender Americans like Jennifer Finney Boylan and paying homage to the people we've lost to anti-transgender violence.Read More

What to Watch Weekend 11/23-25: Downton Abbey Revisited, Owen Returns to The Good Wife

This weekend catch all new episodes of Malibu Country, The Good Wife, Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids, Brides of Beverly Hills, The Amazing Race, Revenge and the Downton Abbey Revisited special.Read More

November 22, 2012

Stop Uganda's "Kill the Gays Bill"

Yesterday, the Ugandan Parliament added a bill to its schedule that would sentence LGBT people in Uganda to death. According to news reports, the bill might be debated as early as today or over the next several weeks.

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Transgender Day of Remembrance Featured on National Spanish-Language Television

In honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance, Univision news program Primer Impacto aired a segment to educate its viewers on the violence and discrimination transgender people face around the world, and to remember the lives lost to anti-transgender violence. Read More