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Modern families still face denigration

Sunday's Emmy awards reminded us all of how today's America values families like Mitchell and Cam from "Modern Family." But what do anti-LGBT activists have to say about these families?

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Gaymercon and GLAAD Team Up for Spirit Day Video Contest

Want to win an XBox 360? Gaymercon, the first convention dedicated to LGBT “geek culture,” is teaming up with GLAAD to go purple for Spirit Day on October 19 and send messages of support by hosting a video contest to promote awareness.Read More

Happy National Voter Registration Day! Register with the help of GLAAD #925nvrd

September 25th is National Voter Registration Day and GLAAD has partnered with HeadCount to make it easier for everyone to register to vote!

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Does Lady Gaga Represent Catholics Better Than the Pope?

France seems poised to enact marriage equality very soon, and Pope Benedict XVI is going on the offensive in an attempt to block progress for LGBT people in that country. The Pope visited France, where he used his strongest language yet to oppose marriage equality. Lady Gaga was asked about the Pope’s comments.

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What to Watch Tuesday 9/25: Go On's Anne and Ryan Attend Same-Sex Wedding

Tonight check out all new episodes of The Voice, Go On, The New Normal and All the Right Moves.

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September 24, 2012

Roman Catholic Leaders Continue to Oppose Equality for LGBT People

Roman Catholic leaders throughout the United States continue to demonstrate that they will not support equality for LGBT people, despite widespread support among American Catholics. The next leader of the Catholic Church in San Francisco was recently announced as Salvatore Cordileone, one of the architects of Proposition 8. Meanwhile, Cardinal Francis George of Chicago and Archbishop J. Peter Sartain of Seattle both reiterated their opposition to marriage equality in public statements.Read More