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First Gay Man to be Honorably Discharged from the Navy Passes Away at 81

October is LGBT History Month, a time to celebrate all the brave people who came before us and to remember the enormous impact they have made. At GLAAD, this month also signals an opportunity to tell the stories of some of history’s unsung heroes. Gary Hess — a gay former Navy Commander who in the mid-1970s advocated for an honorable (rather than dishonorable) discharge from the military and won — is one such hero.

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October 17, 2011

The Fabulous Beekman Boys release 'Heirloom Cookbook,' join Sonja Morgan in going purple for Spirit Day

The Fabulous Beekman Boys are cooking their way into hearts everywhere! More inside.

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Study Produces Poster Campaign Advocating Bi-Awareness

Re:searching for LGBTQ Health published a study in late 2010 examining the effects of discrimination on the bi community.

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Methodist Group Vows to Support Lesbian and Gay Couples

Today, GLAAD is assisting in the launch of We do! Methodists Living Marriage Equality.

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October 20 is #SpiritDay - Here's How You Can "Go Purple" Online

Want to help support LGBT youth on #SpiritDay? Here's your guide on how to participate online and through social media. Don't forget to wear purple!

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