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Why ABC's New Sitcom Work It Hurts the Transgender Community

December 16, 2011
ABC's new show about straight men dressing as women to get jobs comes during a period in which the transgender community now routinely finds itself in the cultural crosshairs, the timing couldn’t be worse for a show based on the notion that men dressed as women is inherently funny. In fact, shows like this have the power to put the transgender community in an even more dangerous position.Read More

Minnesota News Honors Lesbian Mom

Minnesota CBS affiliate WCCO This Morning honors “a hard-working, dedicated parent who loves doing what they do.” Last week, they picked a family with two moms.Read More

Anchorage Clergy Form Christians for Equality

Fifty Christian clergy and lay leaders in Anchorage, Alaska, announced the formation of Christians for Equality. Christians for Equality was formed around the ongoing work to pass a non-discrimination ordinance that protects lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in hiring, housing and education.

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December 16, 2011

The GLAAD Wrap: Albert Nobbs and The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Open Plus a New Adam Lambert Single

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

December 16, 2011

What to Watch on TV This Weekend: December 16-18

Tonight catch all new episodes of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, on Saturday an all new episode of Color Splash, and on Sunday the season finale and reunion of Survivor: South Pacific.

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December 15, 2011

LGBT Film Roles Prominently Represented Among Golden Globe and SAG Nominees

Nominations for the 2012 Golden Globes were announced in Hollywood today and, along with yesterday’s Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, show a number of actors being recognized for playing LGBT characters, even though the films they are featured in haven't received quite as much attention.

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