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National Youth Pride Services Celebrates 9-Year Anniversary

October 23, 2012
On Tuesday, October 23, National Youth Pride Services celebrated its nine-year anniversary. GLAAD has enjoyed its partnerships with NYPS and congratulates them on their anniversary! Read More

Artist Spotlight: Arro Verse

Arro Verse, an out singer/songwriter, uses her musical talents as a means for better activism and advocacy for the LGBT community.Read More

October 23, 2012

LGBT Faith Leaders Host Town Hall with Dr. Julianne Malveaux

African-American LGBT and ally clergy to host the GO Vote: A Memo to Black America summit tonight at Grace Congregational Church of Harlem. Noted economist and civil rights activists Dr. Julliane Malveaux will be the guest speaker. Find out how you can make sure you're rights to vote are protected.

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Congrats to Ellen on Receiving Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Ellen DeGeneres was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor by The Kennedy Center on Monday night. The show will be broadcast on PBS next Tuesday, October 30 at 8:00pm.Read More

Hudson School GSA Supports LGBT Youth, Was Purple For #SpiritDay!

The Hudson School GSA joined the many students and millions of Americans who went purple for Spirit Day!

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October 23, 2012

East Aurora, Illinois strips transgender protections from students on #SpiritDay

On Friday, while the rest of the country was going purple in support of LGBT young people on Spirit Day, the school board in East Aurora, Illinois was sending the exact opposite message to transgender students.

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