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GaymerCon Announces Massive Kickstarter Success and Support from Xbox Live

August 31, 2012
Following the launch of their Kickstarter campaign earlier this month, GaymerCon announced that they have has raised over $75,000 for the first-ever gaming and tech convention focusing on “LGBT Geek Culture."Read More

What to Watch Weekend 8/31-9/2: Lost Girl's Bo Makes Life Changing Decision

This weekend catch all new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta, Big Brother and Bo is finally forced to choose a side in a new episode of Lost Girl. Read More

Utah Screening of The New Normal Announced as KSL-TV Voices Support for LGBT Families

GLAAD is pleased to announce that we will be partnering with Equality Utah and the Utah Pride Center to host a screening of the upcoming NBC series The New Normal for Utah residents following Salt Lake City’s NBC affiliate KSL-TV’s decision to not air the show. The New Normal follows a gay couple’s attempts to start a family with the help of a surrogate.

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Local California Boy Scouts Troop 'Open To All Boys And Families'

A California Cub Scouts troop opposes Boy Scouts of America's discriminatory ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders, saying it will ignore the anti-gay messages sent by the national organization.

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August 30, 2012

TLC "Honored" to be Included in this Year's Network Responsibility Index

GLAAD released its sixth annual Network Responsibility Index (NRI), a report that maps the quantity, quality and diversity of images of LGBT people on primetime broadcast and cable TV. For the first time TLC was included among the 10 cable networks tracked each year.

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Video: Watch the Beekman Boys Get Engaged and Get Ready for their TV Return on The Amazing Race

Bravo has released a special video of the Beekman Boys on their website featuring Brent Ridge proposing to his partner of 13 years, Josh Kilmer-Purcell.Read More