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Herndon Graddick and the Gill Foundation go behind the scenes at GLAAD

In a new video, the Gill Foundation has highlighted some of the work we do here at GLAAD.

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What to Watch Wednesday 9/19: Survivor and The Challenge Return with New Seasons

Tonight catch the season premieres of Survivor: Philippines and The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons, plus an all new episode of Top Chef Masters that will narrow the competition to two.Read More

September 18, 2012

How to Survive a Plague Opens This Weekend! - Director David France Speaks with GLAAD

Opening in select theaters this weekend, How to Survive a Plague is an unflinching and powerfully moving look at how the activists behind groups like ACT UP forced the medical establishment into action following its tragically stunted response to the HIV/AIDS crisis. Now director David France talks to GLAAD about the film, and read on for your chance to win tickets to the film's New York premiere tomorrow night!

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African-American Clergy Continue Call for Support on Maryland Marriage

Join #MD4ME on Friday as African American clergy from around the country show support for marriage equality.

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September 18, 2012

Toronto Blue Jays' Yunel Escobar to Work With GLAAD and You Can Play, following anti-gay slur

Today, the Toronto Blue Jays announced that shortstop Yunel Escobar will work with GLAAD and the You Can Play project, after he was seen with an anti-gay slur written in Spanish on his eye-black over the weekend.

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Local Girl Scouts Troop Supports Kentucky Dad as Boy Scouts of America Kick Him Out for Being Gay

A new petition campaign on Change.org with more than 2,000 signatures is urging the Boy Scouts' Kentucky-based Lincoln Heritage Council to reject the national organization's discriminatory ban on gay scouts and leaders, and to reinstate a local gay Boy Scouts leader.

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