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Video: VP Biden says Will and Grace educated Americans on equality

In an interview with NBC's Meet the Press, Vice President Joe Biden spoke on the impact of the media in buiding support for marriage equality, and also voiced his own support for equal marriage protections.Read More

 
May 4, 2012

The GLAAD Wrap: Checking into The Marigold Hotel with The Perfect Family, and Jamie Clayton's Dirty Work

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More

 
May 4, 2012

Dr. Earl C. Johnson Joins African-Americans Opposing Amendment One

North Carolinian Rev. Earl Johnson of Martin Street Baptist Church spent a portion of his sermon giving the facts of the proposed amendment and ten quick reasons to vote against the measure.

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GLAAD Working with Indiana Gay Teen Facing Expulsion for Protecting Himself

On Thursday we shared with you the story of Dynasty Young, the openly gay high-school student who's now facing expulsion after using an electrical self-protection device in response to severe bullying. In order for media coverage of this story to meet fair, accurate and inclusive journalistic standards, several important questions need to be raised.

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May 4, 2012

More Celebrities Speak Out Against Amendment One

Recently, multiple celebrities in the music and acting industry as well as the political sphere have spoken out against Amendment One - the proposed North Carolina constitutional amendment that bans marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples, and civil unions and domestic partnership benefits for all couplesRead More

 
May 4, 2012

Google Changes Doodle In Honor of Keith Haring's Birthday

In recognition of Keith Haring’s birthday, Google changed its homepage graphic to one made from the artist’s iconic figures.

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