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GLAAD Media Award-recipient Josh Elliott remembers openly gay dad In Piers Morgan interview

GLAAD Media Award winner Josh Elliott spoke to Piers Morgan about the impact of his openly gay father. Read More

August 24, 2012

GLAAD Teams with Athlete Ally to Train NBA Rookie Camp

Last weekend, the NBA became the first league to take GLAAD and Athlete Ally up on our offer to provide ally trainings to professional athletes - the latest in a series of big steps being taken to potentially pave the way for an openly gay male athlete in the world of major league team sports.

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What to Watch Weekend 8/24-26: Who Will Survive True Blood's Season Finale?

This weekend catch the season finales of True Blood, Episodes and Army Wives, as well as the season premiere of Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. Plus a showing of the GLAAD Media Award recipient film Beginners.Read More

Video: Piers Morgan to interview GLAAD Media Award-recipient Josh Elliott and the cast of Good Morning America

This evening, Piers Morgan Tonight welcomes the five cast members of the newly number one daytime news show, ABC’s Good Morning America, including GLAAD Media Award-winning anchor Josh Elliott.Read More

Pastor Names Helpful - and Not So Helpful - Ways to Help LGBT People in Uganda

Pastor Joseph Tolton published an op-ed in Religion Dispatches that explained the harm in “hactivism” for LGBT people in Uganda. The op-ed was in reaction to the news that an LGBT supportive group called “Anonymous” had hacked into several African government websites, posting messages of affirmation for LGBT people.

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August 23, 2012

Ellen Page Set to Star in Long-Developing Freeheld Feature Film

Ellen Page is set to star in Freeheld, the feature adaptation of the Oscar winning documentary by the same name, which has at long last secured the financing needed to move forward thanks to production company Incognito Pictures.Read More