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UPDATE: Federal Agencies to Conduct Hate Crime Trainings for Puerto Rican Law Enforcement Officials

Almost a year after GLAAD and others urged President Obama and the media to address murders of LGBT people in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed that they will conduct training sessions on hate crimes for Puerto Rican law enforcement officials.

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El FBI y Departamento de Justicia Capacitarán a Autoridades Puertorriqueñas para Manejar Crímenes de Odio

A casi un año de que GLAAD y otros instaron al Presidente Obama y a los medios a tratar los asesinatos de personas LGBT en Puerto Rico, el Departamento de Justicia ha confirmado que realizará talleres de capacitación para autoridades puertorriqueña para manejar los crímenes de odio.

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Harvey Weinstein to present Special Recognition Award to Katy Butler at GLAAD Media Awards in New York #glaadawards

Harvey Weistein will present 17-year-old Katy Butler with a Special Recognition Award at the GLAAD Media Awards in New York on 3/24.

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March 14, 2012

NBC Sitcom Whitney to Feature Major Coming Out Storyline on Tonight's Episode

One of the main characters of the sitcom Whitney will come out on tonight’s episode, making him the third regular LGBT character currently on NBC.

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March 14, 2012

GLAAD's Commentator Accountability Project Explained

While anti-LGBT activists would love to claim that we are trying to "silence" them, what we're actually doing is almost the exact opposite.

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GLAAD Launches Commentator Accountability Project (CAP)

Today GLAAD launched our Commentator Accountability Project. The project aims to educate the media about the extreme rhetoric of over three dozen activists who are often given a platform to speak in opposition to LGBT people and the issues that affect their lives.Read More