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State Department Brings Overseas Journalists to GLAAD

June 8, 2012
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

 
June 8, 2012

The GLAAD Wrap: Wallflower, Wishing Spell, and Wolfe on Demand

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More

PA Newspaper Changes Policy to Include Gay Couple's Engagement Announcement

Newspaper readers in Lancaster, PA were up in arms when Lancaster Newpapers Inc. refused to print a gay couple's engagement announcement. In response, the company changed its policy to become fully inclusive of same-sex relationship milestones. It is at least the second newspaper this week to do so.

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LGBT Youth Face Pervasive Discrimination, But Remain Hopeful

HRC released Growing Up LGBT in America yesterday, the first in a series of reports based on the largest known survey of LGBT youth to date. The report finds that LGBT youth experience more rejection and intolerance and less support in comparison to their non-LGBT peers.

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American Apparel features its first transgender model, GLAAD staff

Clothing giant American Apparel has teamed up with GLAAD on a new line of equality tees, just in time for LGBT Pride Month. And in a company first, AA is featuring an openly transgender model in its ad campaign!Read More

What to Watch: This Weekend, June 8-10

This weekend watch Say Yes to the Dress:Bridesmaids feature a same sex couple; a 20/20 special concert including Jessie J and Elton John; the True Blood season premiere; Neil Patrick Harris hosts the Tony Awards and more.

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