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Trans advocate Kara Hays clarifies, speaks out against sensational media coverage

In July of last year, trans advocate and aspiring actress Kara Hays shared with the Daily Mail her experiences growing up and coming out

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July 23, 2013

What to Watch Tuesday 7/23: Emily Looks to New Treatment Methods

Tonight catch an all new episode of Pretty Little Liars.

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GLAAD working to correct media coverage of trans woman murdered in Philadelphia

This past weekend, GLAAD learned that local Philadelphia media sensationalized and inaccurately reported on the murder of a trans woman of color, using the wrong name and pronouns and including irrelevant information about her past.

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July 22, 2013

"Bridegroom," "Born This Way," "Test" among award recipients at the 2013 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival

The 2013 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival wrapped up yesterday and awards were handed out to some of the best new LGBT films. Among the recipients was Bridegroom, the story of discrimination faced by Shane Bitney Crone in the wake of his partner's death. The film received the Audience Award for Outstanding Documentary Feature Film.Read More

 
July 22, 2013

Snapshots of our work: Latino/a Queer Film, Pro-LGBT Muslim Orgs, and promoting ENDA coverage

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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No longer criminal: US House accepts reform on HIV criminalization

The House Appropriations Committee has passed an amendment to require the Attorney General to review laws, policies, and regulations regarding criminal cases involving people living with HIV/AIDS.

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