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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

Video: PFLAG partners with Johnson & Johnson, Walgreens to combat bullying

Care with Pride is a groundbreaking new anti-bullying initiative dedicated to ending bullying of all students, but with a specific focus on LGBT youth. The program marks a combined effort between corporate sponsors Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies and Walgreens with Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG).Read More

What to Watch: Monday, June 11

Bo is forced to choose between saving herself or saving Lauren on a new Lost Girl. Plus all new episodes of Push Girls, The Real Housewives of New York City, Teen Wolf, and The Secret Life of the American Teenager.

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June 8, 2012

State Department Brings Overseas Journalists to GLAAD

Friday afternoon, GLAAD staff had the extraordinary opportunity to meet, speak with, and answer questions from a group of seventeen foreign journalists who cover LGBT issues in their home countries. Reporters from Uganda, Moldova, Nigeria, Singapore, Chile, India, Guyana, and ten other nations joined us in our New York offices. Read More