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Comic Strip Funky Winkerbean Kicks Off New Storyline About Gay Students Attending Prom

April 30, 2012

Long-running daily comic strip Funky Winkerbean kicked off a new storyline this week, which will focus on the high school hubbub that erupts after a teenage gay couple says they want to attend prom together.

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April 30, 2012

Cleveland's WMMS Takes Action After 'Corrective Rape' Suggestion

After GLAAD and community members and allies reached out, Cleveland's WMMS Radio has taken important steps to tell its audience that the comments made last week by radio host Dominic Dieter were grossly inappropriate, and to ensure that incidents like this do not happen again.

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Boy Scouts of America Board Member resigns in support of gay Ohio mom

Board member of the Ohio River Valley Council of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), David J. Sims, announced his resignation on Friday in support of Jennifer Tyrrell, the Ohio mother who ousted a scout leader of her 7-year-old son's Boy Scouts troop because she's gay.

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Video: Advocate and author Zach Wahls talks about his new book My Two Moms

Advocate and author Zach Wahls, whose YouTube video in support of his gay moms went viral in February 2011, stopped by GLAAD's New York City offices to chat about his new book 'My Two Moms: Lessons of love, strength, and what makes a family.'

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What to Watch: Monday, April 30

Tonight watch the season finale of RuPaul's Drag Race, Sam introduces Tom to his family on Smash, Lost Girl's Lauren and Bo are forbidden to see each other and a new episode of The Secret Life of the American Teenager.Read More

April 27, 2012

Fox News' Crowley "Apologizes" for Anti-Gay Joke

On Thursday, Fox News Reporter Monica Crowley tweeted a homophobic remark regarding the announcement that Georgetown Law School student, birth control advocate, and Rush Limbaugh target Sandra Fluke is engaged.

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