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GLAAD brings you news and views on the latest headlines and issues facing LGBTQ people.

Victory: Jacksonville City Council passes LGBTQ protections

Last night, something truly unforgettable happened in Jacksonville, Florida. Outside the City Hall building, there were people dancing, couples hugging, and an overall sense of celebration was abuzz across the city.

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GLAAD calls for increased and accurate media coverage of transgender murders

In the second month of 2017, the killing of 23-year-old JoJo Striker has been reported, marking the third homicide of a transgender person this year. 

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Powerful episode of FOX's 'Star' puts Amiyah Scott in the spotlight

Cotton, played by trans actress Amiyah Scott, struggles for her mother's acceptance in FOX's musical drama series Star.

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Laverne Cox stars as a powerful defense attorney in new CBS drama 'Doubt'

Laverne Cox's role as Cameron Wirth on CBS' 'Doubt' is a huge step forward for trans visibility. 

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Anti-LGBTQ activists to Trump: Be Our Valentine

The following is a guest post by Jeremy Hooper, special projects consultant at GLAAD and lead researcher on GLAAD's Trump Accountability Project.

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GLAAD set to share expertise, best practices in media advocacy on upcoming Australia trip

For the next two weeks, GLAAD will be on the ground with entertainment media professionals and LGBTQ advocates.

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