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World's Largest Trans-Specific Conference in Philadelphia Today--June 2

Today marks the kick-off of the three-day long Philadelphia Trans-Health Conference (PTHC). With more than 2,000 people expected to attend, this 11th annual gathering represents the world’s largest trans-specific conference. According to its Web site, the conference offers “workshops and activities focused on the health and well-being of transgender people, communities and allies.”

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May 31, 2012

Facebook to be the first social media company honored at the #glaadawards

Facebook will be the first-ever social media network to receive a GLAAD Media Award when it's honored with a Special Recognition Award at the GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco this Saturday.

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Study Shows Stereotypes about Bisexuality are Harmful

Stereotypes about bisexuality are both unfounded and quite literally unhealthy, according to studies recently published in the Journal of Bisexuality. The studies show that the bisexual community is diverse and subject to discrimination from gay and straight people alike, which negatively impacts the health and social lives of people who identify as bisexual.

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What to Watch: Thursday, May 31

Tonight watch a showing of Cat Cora on Iron Chef America and check out Milk through cable's Diversity On Demand!

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Anti-Gay Allies Blast FRC for honoring Baity #GLAADCAP

Last week, the Family Research Council honored the man responsible for one of the only profiles in the entire Commentator Accountability Project (#GLAADCAP) more extreme than its own members ... and is getting blasted for it from within the anti-gay movement. Read More

Zach Wahls delivers 275,000 signatures to Boy Scouts calling for end to anti-gay policies

Outspoken advocate, author and Eagle Scout, Zach Wahls, today delivered more than 275,000 signatures to the Boy Scouts of America, calling on the group to end its long history of anti-gay discrimination and reinstate Ohio mom Jennifer Tyrrell.Read More