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New Nielsen Report Reveals Higher Ratings Average for LGBT-Inclusive Programs Last Season

October 27, 2011

The Nielsen Company is regarded as the world's most trusted source of television ratings statistics, and in a new report utilizing GLAAD's own work in television, they've turned their attention towards how LGBT inclusive programming stacks up in terms of both viewership and ad dollars. Some of the findings come as a pleasant surprise.

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October 27, 2011

Talking About Series: Talking About LGBT Equality with Latinos & Hispanics

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) and the Movement Advancement Project (MAP), along with contributing editors Bendixen & Amandi, Freedom to Marry, and the Gill Foundation, have co-authored another installment in the Talking About series.Read More

October 27, 2011

Spirit Day Recap with Brittany McMillan

GLAAD sits down for another round of Q&A with Spirit Day founder Brittany McMillanRead More

October 27, 2011

America went purple for Spirit Day. Why that matters...

Millions of Americans celebrated Spirit Day on October 20 by 'going purple' to stand up against bullying and send a message to LGBT youth that it's okay to be who you are.

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GLAAD Amplifies the Voice of Pro-LGBT Christians

GLAAD’s Director of Religion, Faith & Values, Ross Murray, published an essay in CNN’s Belief Blog about Christians’ increasing acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. The essay, entitled “My Take: Why Christians are embracing their LGBT neighbors,” demonstrates the changes in both hearts and minds, as well as denominational policies, the increasing welcome, acceptance, and advocacy for and with LGBT people.

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LGBT Religion News Updates for October 27, 2011

GLAAD’s Religion, Faith & Values program works to elevate LGBT-affirming voices of faith in mainstream, regional, and community media. To find out more, visit www.glaad.org/faith.

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