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Ohio Boy Scouts Chapter Removes Gay Mom; Protest Happening Today

Jennifer Tyrrell of Bridgeport, Ohio is a devoted partner, mother, friend and community leader. Until recently, she also volunteered her time to serve as the den leader of a local Cub Scout chapter. She was removed from her volunteer post not because of issues with performance; she was removed only because she happens to identify as a lesbian.Read More

What to Watch: Tuesday, April 17

Glee grooves to the music of Saturday Night Fever in a special tribute episode and Fashion Star contestants are challenged to expand their brand.Read More

MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Highlights Trans, LGB Inequalities

On Sunday, MSNBC Host Melissa Harris-Perry dedicated more than half of her show to discussing the everyday challenges LGBT Americans face when trying to participate fully in their communities, with a special focus on everyday life for transgender Americans.Read More

Tony the (Anti-LGBT) Tiger vs. Tony the TV Star

Sometimes it takes a thousand or more words to show the common duality that our Commentator Accountability Project is aiming to expose. Sometimes it just takes a couple of photos.Read More

Take Action Now: Tell Cardinal Dolan Catholics Support LGBT Youth

A New York-based Roman Catholic teacher has enacted a call for Catholics, both within the hierarchy and the pews, to support LGBT youth. Read More

Actor Josh Hutcherson to be honored at the #glaadawards; Jason Mraz to perform

Nineteen-year-old actor and equality advocate Josh Hutcherson will receive the Vanguard Award at the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on April 21, it was announced today. Also announced was Grammy Award-winning recording artist Jason Mraz, who will perform at the event.

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