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Black and Latino Pride Celebrations Around the U.S.

June 7, 2012

This June, many cities around the United States will be hosting Black and Latino Gay Prides--and will continue to carry on the celebration of the LGBT movement throughout the year.

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GA Newspaper Changes Policy to Include Same-Sex Wedding Announcements

After refusing to publish a lesbian couple's wedding announcement, the Macon Telegraph has changed its policy on wedding announcements to become fully inclusive of same-sex couples.

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The Glee Project's Tyler Ford Speaks with GLAAD

The Glee Project's Tyler Ford, a 21-year-old multi-racial transgender contestant, spoke with GLAAD this week about his story, his experience on The Glee Project and his hopes going forward.

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June 7, 2012

Pushing Boy Scouts Toward Inclusiveness

Jennifer Tyrrell was kicked out of her son’s Boy Scout troop under the BSA's blanket ban on gay people being affiliated with the organization, either as scouts or leaders. Yesterday, the BSA announced that it would be "considering" a resolution at next year's annual business meeting that would reverse this ban.Read More

Video: Pop music sensation fun. at the #glaadawards in SF

Jack Antonoff, Andrew Dost and Nate Ruess from the indie-pop band fun., joined GLAAD at the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco on Saturday, June 2. This spring, fun.'s hit single, "We Are Young," spent six consecutive weeks in the number one spot on Billboard's Hot 100 chart.

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What to Watch: Thursday, June 7

Tonight catch the documentaries No Look Pass, Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston and Orchids: My Intersex Adventure all back to back on Showtime.Read More