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The Jewish Forward Highlights Transgender Jews

November 15, 2012

Gay and lesbian Jews have found a more prominent place in a diverse spectrum of Jewish traditions over the past twenty years, but transgender Jews often feel that they must still search as individuals to figure out where they fit in. The Jewish Daily Forward highlighted a gathering of trans Jews from across North America in Berkeley, Calif. to address how Jewish communities welcome – or don’t – their transgender friends, family, and coreligionists.

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Breaking A Taboo: "You Are Not Alone" Documentary Spotlights Depression Among Black Gay Men

A new documentary from NAACP Image Award winner Stanley Bennett Clay and Guyanese-born double NYABJ Award winner, journalist and national gay mental health activist Antoine B.Craigwell, spotlights depression among Black men and Black gay men. Read More

November 15, 2012

Prudential Survey Encourages Financial Planners to Improve Services for LGBT Clients

A groundbreaking survey of LGBT Americans' financial health was released by Prudential Financial Inc. today, and reveals that very few LGBT Americans are getting advice catered to them from the financial services industry.

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What to Watch Thursday 11/15: Glee's Rachel, Kurt and Santana return to Lima!

Tonight catch brand new episodes of The Office, Glee, Grey's Anatomy and Scandal.Read More

Vote for #SpiritDay in the 2012 Queerties!

Spirit Day, GLAAD’s anti-bullying campaign, has been nominated for “Best Meme of the Year” by Queerty for the 2012 Queerties!

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November 14, 2012

Transgender Faith Leaders Help Create Welcoming Communities

This week is Transgender Awareness Week and to mark the occasion, GLAAD’s Religion, Faith, and Values Program wants to highlight the achievements of a few trans faith leaders who have helped make their traditions more open and welcoming spaces for all people.

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