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Director Brett Ratner Films GLAAD PSA Series of Famous Allies "Coming Out" in Support of the LGBT Community

July 22, 2012

This past week, director Brett Ratner, GLAAD, and a cast of celebs filmed a new video campaign aimed at asking straight allies to stand up and speak out on behalf of their LGBT family members, friends, neighbors, and coworkers.

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GUEST POST: Maggie and Keith Vs. Facts and Reality

NOM's Maggie Gallagher doesn't want Fox News commentator Keith Ablow to be "Silenced" - so let's do the opposite, and talk about all the thing's he's said.

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July 20, 2012

GLAAD Launching More State-Level CAP Profiles

With marriage equality going before voters in four states this November, GLAAD has announced it will create local Commentator Accountability Project (CAP) profiles for anti-gay activists in all four states, beginning with those working in Maine.

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Washington Republican gubernatorial candidate speaks out against Boy Scouts' anti-gay policies

A spokesperson for Washington Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna said this week that the candidate, who is the state attorney general and an Eagle Scout, disagrees with the Boy Scouts' recent decision to maintan its ban on gay scouts and LGBT leaders.

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July 20, 2012

HBO to Debut Documentary about GLAAD Co-Founder Vito Russo

The life and legacy of GLAAD-cofounder Vito Russo is the subject of a new film from Director Jeffrey Schwarz that premieres Monday night on HBO. Schwarz told GLAAD why he found Russo to be such an influential and compelling figure, and what surprises things he learned about Russo while making the film.Read More

Happily Divorced producer Peter Marc Jacobson opens up to GLAAD about Fran Drescher, The Nanny, and life as a gay man

GLAAD sits down with Happily Divorced producer and GLAAD Hancock Park Event Chair Peter Marc Jacobson.Read More