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NCAVP report: 2012 hate violence disproportionately target transgender women of color

June 4, 2013

2012 saw the 4th highest murder rate of LGBTQ and HIV-affected people in history, according to the annual Hate Violence Report released by the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs. The report analyzes statistics collected in 18 states about survivors and victims' age, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, and type of violence experienced in order to track trends in the violence directed at the LGBTQH community.

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June 4, 2013

Dr. Michele Angello to release a Trans 101 guidebook to parents, family, and communities of Transgender youth

On June 12, Dr. Michele Angello, a clinical sexologist and gender specialist will be releasing "On The Couch With Dr. Angello: A Guide to Raising & Supporting Transgender Youth". On The Couch with Dr. Angello is a Trans 101 course book that will help parents, families, and communities of Trans identified children navigate through society.

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Snapshots of our Work

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD?

Be sure to check out GLAAD 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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June 4, 2013

VIDEO: Boy Scouts, defying orders, wear uniforms in Utah pride parade

Following the Boy Scouts of America's historic vote in May, Boy Scouts and adult volunteers in Salt Lake City chose to wear their uniforms on Sunday as they marched in Uta

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What to Watch Tuesday 6/4: Pretty Little Liars recap special: A LiArs Guide to Rosewood

Tonight catch new episodes of The Voice and Awkward. and a special Pretty Little Liars recap episode: A LiArs Guide to Rosewood.

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June 3, 2013

Blogging for #LGBTFamilies Day: Go! Athletes

Anna Aagenes is the Executive Director of Go! Athletes and Sean Smith is the organization's Communications Director. Both took a wider view of the idea of "family" on Blogging for LGBT Families Day.

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