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

April 30, 2012

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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"When we are harmed, the Church is harmed" - LGBT Methodists Confront Church Bullying

Advocates for LGBT inclusion in the United Methodist Church lovingly confronted the dismissive and hurtful words, actions, and attitudes of anti-LGBT delegates at its General Conference. Retired bishops and African-American church leaders joined voices to call for the inclusion of LGBT people in the United Methodist Church, while advocates for full inclusion addressed the anti-LGBT statements and actions of conference delegates.Read More