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Leaders in athletics receive positive responses to coming out

Two cases surfaced this week revealing proof of a shift in attitudes toward LGBT individuals in the world of sports. Rutgers Athletic Director, Julie Hermann, openly revealed she was gay in her biography on Rutgers' official website. Meanwhile, the basketball coach of Saunders High School in Yonkers, New York, came out to his players and the nation by telling his inspirational testimony of coming out.

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July 26, 2013

The GLAAD Wrap: Breaking The Girls Opens; Future of Glee Revealed; Beth Ditto Weds

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.Read More

Extreme anti-LGBT activists now owning it: They want 'supremacy'

Scott Lively is seeking to change the first amendment so it only applies to his anti-LGBT rhetoric.

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California school district makes positive changes for transgender students

The Arcadia Unified School District in California and the U.S. Department of Education have reached an agreement to end the case concerning discrimination against a transgender student. The outcome is a victory for transgender students, and the district will immediately take steps to treat the transgender male student named in the case with the same respect as his peers.

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July 26, 2013

What to Watch Weekend 7/26-7/28: New Episodes of The Killing and True Blood

This weekend, catch new episodes of The Killing and True Blood.Read More

The same myths about ENDA are appearing in San Antonio's non-discrimination ordinance

San Antonio city council is considering adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the city's non-discrimination ordinance. However, the lies and misinformation that are being spread by anti-LGBT activists in Texas mirror those that are being made about the Employment Non-Discrimination Act.

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