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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

Boy Scouts of America Officials Propose Allowing Local Troops to Accept Gay Youth and Leaders after Eagle Scout Delivers 275,000 Petitions at National Annual Meeting

Sources have confirmed that Boy Scout officials have proposed a new policy -- which could be voted on as early as 2013 -- that would allow local chartering organizations to decide whether or not to accept gay youth and leaders.

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LGBT Pride in Mexico City: Party or Politics?

Mexico City's LGBT pride festival has been growing every year, and a question that often arises is: should LGBT pride focus on partying or politics?

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Orgullo LGBT en la Ciudad de México: ¿Fiesta o Política?

Cada año crece el festival de orgullo LGBT en la ciudad de México, y la pregunta que surge con frecuencia es si ¿debe centrarse el orgullo LGBT en la fiesta o en la política?

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June 6, 2012

Leaders Join Together in Historic March to End Stop and Frisk

Yesterday, GLAAD and several other LGBT, civil rights, faith and labor organizations held a press conference at the historic Stonewall Inn to rally together against New York’s “Stop and Frisk” policy and to announce joint support for the June 17th silent march against police harassment.

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Retired NFL Player Wade Davis Comes Out to the Public

Former pro football player Wade Davis publicly announced yesterday that he is gay. The 34-year-old cornerback who played with Tennessee Titans, the Seattle Seahawks, and the Washington Redskins spoke with Outsports and SB Nation about being a gay athlete and his current work with disenfranchised lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, questioning, and non-conforming youth.

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