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What to Watch: Thursday, May 17

Tonight's season finale of Grey's Anatomy has the doctors fighting for their lives; while on Scandal's season finale the team rushes to help Quinn, and Cyrus turns to Olivia for help.Read More

Noted contrarian questions #GLAADCAP; We answer

Consultant and #glaadcap contributor Jeremy Hooper answers some criticisms the project has received from the man who was the star witness for the anti-gay side in the Prop 8 trial.

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Out Designer Kara Laricks Is America's First Fashion Star!

Openly lesbian designer Kara Laricks came out on top as the winner of the first season of NBC's Fashion Star. Her winning prize is a six million dollar contract with merchandisers Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue and H&M to sell her capsule collection designs featured on last night’s finale.Read More

Remembering Sean Kennedy Five Years Later

Five years ago today, Sean Kennedy was the victim of a brutal anti-gay hate crime that brought his life to an untimely end. He was just 20 years old. Today Sean’s memory lives on through the tireless work and indomitable spirit of his mother Elke.Read More

 
May 16, 2012

Janet Mock Empowers Trans Women with #GirlsLikeUs Campaign

Trans advocate and editor of People.com launches the #GirlsLikeUs campaign to empower trans women.Read More

#LetDominicSpeak: Support Gay Catholic High School Graduation Speaker and Graduating Class

Dominic Sheahan-Stahl, a third-generation alumnus of Sacred Heart Academy, in Pleasant Hills, Michigan, was invited last fall to be the keynote speaker for the graduation class of 2012, which includes his brother Willi. Read More