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Remembering Lois Bates, Beloved Minister and Transgender Advocate

December 2, 2011

On November 17, Chicago’s LGBT community lost a beloved leader when Lois Bates passed away at age 41, following a long illness.

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December 2, 2011

The GLAAD Wrap: More Awards for LGBT Films, A New Gay Teen in The Avengers, and Trans Comic Ian Harvie

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

Marsha Ambrosius' "Far Away" Wins Soul Train's "Record of the Year"

British soul singer and songwriter Marsha Ambrosius won Soul Train’s "The Ashford and Simpson Songwriter’s Award"/Record of the Year for her hit "Far Away."

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December 2, 2011

Actor Neil Patrick Harris Apologizes for Using Anti-Trans Slur on Live With Kelly

Following multiple uses of the word “tr*nny” and an impression of a transgender person on Live With Kelly!, actor Neil Patrick Harris has apologized for his comments on Twitter

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Marsha and Aiden Aizumi Speak about Family and LGBT Youth Advocacy

In September, GLAAD spoke with Marsha Aizumi regarding her upcoming memoir "Two Spirits, One Heart," which explores her journey to embracing her transgender son, Aiden. Recently, GLAAD caught up with Marsha and Aiden, discussing their respective work in advocacy and their experience as a family that has grown closer together through change.

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December 2, 2011

What to Watch on TV This Weekend: December 2-4

Tonight catch all new episodes of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and Say Yes to the Dress, on Saturday a showing of Sweet Home Alabama, and on Sunday Desperate Housewives, Boardwalk Empire, Hung, and a showing of The Kids are All Right.

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