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Guest post: Dis-membering Stonewall

June 27, 2012

Rev. Irene Monroe remembers the Stonewall Riots 43 years later.

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Ohio Mom Responds to Chuck Norris' Anti-Gay Post; Mitt Romney Supports Ending Ban on Gay Scouts

Yesterday Chuck Norris, the 72-year-old former star of "Walker, Texas Ranger," wrote an anti-gay post criticizing James Turley, a member of the Boy Scouts of America's governing board and CEO of Ernst & Young, who has vowed to "work from within" to change the organization's policy of excluding gay scouts and scout leaders.

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What to Watch: Wednesday, June 27

Be sure to catch new episodes of both Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles and Around the World in 80 Plates on Bravo tonight, as well as the Glee 3D Concert Movie and Beyond Gay: Politics of Pride on demand.Read More

June 26, 2012

NBA Fines Stoudamire $50K for Anti-Gay Slur

The National Basketball Association on Tuesday announced it has fined New York Knicks star Amar'e Stoudemire $50,000 for directing a gay slur at a fan via Twitter this weekend. GLAAD, along with our partners from Athlete Ally, will meet with executives at the NBA and WNBA in the near future to discuss the possibility of providing Ally Training to all players in both leagues.

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June 26, 2012

Middle Collegiate Church and Actor Tituss Burgess to Release Album about LGBT Welcome

Middle Collegiate Church, a congregation “deeply committed to economic justice, marriage equality, LGBTI justice, and racial justice” will launch its first album, Welcome, at a concert on Sunday, July 1 at 6 PM. Read More

What to Watch: Tuesday, June 26

Tonight, catch Naya Rivera as the guest mentor on a new episode of The Glee Project, as well as brand new episodes of both Pretty Little Liars and Jane By Design.Read More