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Can Arson at an LGBT-Friendly Church Get Appropriate Media Attention?

South Bloomville Christian Church was destroyed by a fire on Friday, August 17 and local authorities have determined that the blaze at the church was intentionally set.

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VIDEO: Maine's Marriage Equality Campaign Releases New TV Ad

A new television ad supporting marriage equality in Maine and now airing statewide features a straight married couple talking about why marriage matters to them and to both of their sons, one of whom is gay. Read More

 
August 22, 2012

Trans Woman Found Dead in Cincinnati Parking Lot

Kendall L. Hampton, a trans woman, was murdered and left in a parking lot in Cincinnati, Ohio. GLAAD joins other organizations to stand against identity-based violence. Read More

What to Watch: Wednesday, August 22

Tonight catch a new episode of Top Chef Masters with special musical guest stars Indigo Girls, plus a new episode of Big Brother.Read More

Corrective Rape, Celebrations of Diversity, and the Need for Global Community -- LGBT Life in El Salvador

This is part of a series of posts about LGBT communities in Central America, in which two lesbian-identified activists talk about dating, pride events, and the horrors that face some members of the LGBT community.

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