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Guest Post: Transgender Veterans and Their Gender Markers

Despite the lifting of the so-called 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' policy, transgender veterans still face challenges receiving proper acknowledgement and treatment for their service. In this post, transgender veteran Autumn Sandeen shares her trailblazing story about being among the first to update her gender marker with the VA.

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What to Watch Monday 11/12: Wyatt Goes to Work with Louis

Tonight catch all new episodes of Partners and Start-Ups: Silicon Valley.Read More

The LGBT Community Mourns the Loss of Activist Brandon Lacy Campos

Community activist and writer Brandon Lacy Campos was found dead on Friday, prompting an outpouring of support from the LGBT community.

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Know GMA's Sam Champion? You Could Win Tickets to the GLAAD Art Auction! #glaadart

We're hosting a contest about host Sam Champion, GMA's weather anchor, and if you answer correctly, you could win two tickets to join us at the Metropolitan Pavilion in NYC.

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November 9, 2012

Fox19 Cincinnati and anchor Tricia Macke apologize for "insensitive and inappropriate" anti-gay remarks about Rachel Maddow

A few hours after GLAAD, Equality Ohio and many in the LGBT community called for news anchor Tricia Macke to apologize for calling MSNBC host Rachel Maddow an “angry young man” on her Facebook page (and then defending those remarks), the station issued an apology.Read More

November 9, 2012

Story to Watch: New Archbishop of Canterbury and the Relationship Between the Anglican Church and LGBT People

Bishop of Durham, Justin Welby, was named the new archbishop of Canterbury on Friday morning in London. Bishop Welby confessed his desire and commitment to dialogue, leaving room for his position on LGBT people to evolve: “I know I need to listen very attentively to the LGBT communities and examine my own thinking carefully and prayerfully.”Read More