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MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Covers Stop and Frisk & CeCe McDonald

June 11, 2012
Melissa Harris-Perry brings on various panelists to discuss growing number of problems that are affecting LGBT communities of color. Guests include Rev. Al Sharpton and Alan Jenkins of Opportunity Agenda.Read More

Dani Shay Speaks With GLAAD

The Glee Project's Dani Shay, 23-year-old out contestant, speaks with GLAAD about her Glee Project experience and her story.Read More

 
June 11, 2012

Making Pro-LGBT Preaching Go Viral

Sadly, we have seen a spate of sermons calling for violence against LGBT people in recent weeks. Check out some pro-LGBT voices of faith and be sure to share with your friends and family. Read More

Focus on the Family Blames Gay Teens and Activists for Unhappiness

Focus on the Family affiliate CitizenLink said in a radio segment this morning that teens “who identify as homosexual and transgender” are unhappy and engage in risky behavior not because they face discrimination, but rather because of how they self-identify. This claim is in response to a recently released report from HRC, called Growing Up LGBT in America.

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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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June 11, 2012

Carrie Underwood Comes out in Support of Marriage Equality

American Idol winner and country star Carrie Underwood has come out firmly in support of marriage equality. Read More