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Friends and Family of Brandon Lacy Campos to Hold Celebration of His Life Sunday 12/9

The recent passing of LGBT activist and writer Brandon Lacy Campos in November left many in the community reeling. To honor his memory, Campos’ family will be holding a “Celebration of Life and Light” this Sunday, December 9, starting at 7 pm in Brooklyn.

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Zach Wahls to Verizon: Stop funding Boy Scouts' anti-gay policies

Scouts for Equality founder, Zach Wahls, has launched a Change.org petition calling on Verizon to stop donating to the Boy Scouts until the BSA ends its policy banning gay scouts and leaders. Companies included Intel and UPS have already dropped their financial support of the BSA because of the discriminatory policy.

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Ali Forney Center Raising Funds For Homeless LGBT Youth During The Holidays

The Ali Forney Center, which provides housing and other services to homeless LGBT youth in New York City, has released a new video for its annual fundraising series, Homeless for the Holidays.Read More

What to Watch Tuesday 12/4: Marlo Thomas, Cheri Oteri Guest Star on 'The New Normal'!

Tonight catch all new episodes of Happy Endings, Go On, Emily Owens, M.D., Don't Trust the B---- in Apt 23, The New Normal and Underemployed.Read More

GLAAD Applauds JET Magazine for Gay Wedding Feature

GLAAD applauds JET Magazine, a preeminent African-American biweekly publication, for its continued commitment to highlighting the lives for African-American LGBT people.

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The APA Removes "Gender Identity Disorder" From Updated Mental Health Guide

On Saturday, the APA approved changes to the DSM-V that removed the term "Gender Identity Disorder" (GID), which has been used previously to diagnose transgender individuals.

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