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Snapshots of Our Work

Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment, and online media.

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July 30, 2012

Democrats unanimously decide to include marriage equality in plank draft

After months of pushing from the LGBT community and declarations of support from prominent Democratic office-holders, the DNC’s platform draft committee has approved language adding marriage equality to the party platform.

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July 30, 2012

NonProfit Tech 2.0 recognizes GLAAD as a non-profit that excels at social media

Blogger and author Heather Mansfield recognizes GLAAD as a non-profit that excel at social media among 10 others. She audits non-profits and grades them based on a set of specific guidelines. She praises GLAAD as a trend setter for other non-profits.

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July 30, 2012

Olympics Opening Ceremony Features Same-Sex Kiss: First Ever Televised in Many Countries

Last Friday millions around the globe tuned into the opening ceremony of the Games of the XXX Olympiad and for many this meant seeing a same-sex couple kissing for the first time on television.Read More

July 30, 2012

Seventeen Magazine Seeking America's Best Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Seventeen magazine is holding its annual Best Boyfriend or Girlfriend in America contest, and they are looking for young women between the ages of 15 and 22, of all sexual orientations, to submit their significant other for consideration. Also, it's the last day to vote for Brittany!!

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