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NBA Fines Stoudamire $50K for Anti-Gay Slur

June 26, 2012

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

June 25, 2012

GLAAD Marches in 8th Annual Trans Day of Action

Members of GLAAD staff joined hundreds of other supporters last Friday afternoon in support of the annual Trans Day of Action. The event is hosted every year by TransJustice, a subgroup of the Audre Lorde Project.

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Congratulations to Chandler Massey on his Emmy Win for Gay Role on Days of Our Lives

Chandler Massey won the 2012 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series this weekend; it is his second nomination in this category and first win.

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GLAAD and NABJ LGBT Taskforce Tackle Advocacy in the Newsroom

Last week, journalists from around the country descended on New Orleans for the largest annual convening of African-American journalists in the country, at the 37th annual National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) convention.

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