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Because of Your Votes, GLAAD is a Mashable Awards Finalist -- Please Continue to Vote for GLAAD Each Day!

GLAAD is officially a finalist in the 5th Annual Mashable Awards! Please help us by voting for GLAAD for "Must-Follow Non-Profit on Social Media" at http://on.mash.to/tlPnGP

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New York's LGBT Homeless Youth Highlighted in NPR Story

This weekend NPR ran a wonderful piece about a segment of the LGBT community for whom the holidays are particularly challenging — LGBT homeless youth.

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Military Shows Support for Fellow Soldier, Stephen Hill

Military service member, Army Captain Stephen Hill, spoke candidly with the Associated Press (AP) last week about his video question about ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ in a 2011 Republican Debate (for which he was booed by the audience) and the supportive reaction of his military superiors.

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New York Married Gay Couple Featured in Parenting Magazine's 'The New Normal'

With marriage equality now legal in New York and at least six recent polls showing majority support for granting marriage protections to same-sex couples, this year has seen a growing trend towards recognition of LGBT parents and their families.

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Media Responds to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) was held in Baltimore last week. Many in the media responded to the claims by Catholic leadership that the church's religious freedom needs to be protected because of marriage equality.

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New Report Considers Needs of LGBT Older Adults

While many LGBT advocates are focused on securing marriage equality and equal benefits for LGBT people, many people in the LGBT community and the challenges they face are going largely unnoticed.

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