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Gay Catholic priest comes out after anonymously publishing book two years ago

In 2011, the book Hidden Voices: Reflections of a Gay Catholic Priest was anonymously published, and distributed around the world. The book was republished a month ago – this time, with a name in the same place that once said anonymous. Gary Meier is a now openly gay Catholic priest from St. Louis, Missouri who has decided to end his silence in the name of the equality for the LGBT community.

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Anti-LGBT activists claim cartoon show 'SheZow' will confuse children about gender

The upcoming cartoon show, SheZow, is drawing attention from anti-LGBT activists who claim that the main character, a 12-year-old superhero, will confuse children about gender.

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'The Killing's' Bex Taylor-Klaus talks about her new lesbian character Bullett

Bex Taylor-Klaus makes her television debut this weekend on the third season of AMC's murder mystery drama "The Killing" as Bullett, a "tough scrappy lesbian who's lived on the streets of Seattle since she was 13 years old." GLAAD spoke with Taylor-Klaus this week about Bullett's story and what viewers can expect from this season. Don't miss the special two-hour season premiere of "The Killing" on AMC this Sunday, June 2 at 8/7c.Read More

 
May 31, 2013

The GLAAD Wrap: I Do Opens in Select Theaters; Blue Is The Warmest Color takes Palme d'Or; Jesse J Debuts New Music Video

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

What to Watch Weekend 5/31-6/2: Orphan Black season finale, The Killing season premiere

This weekend catch the season finale of Orphan Black, the season premiere of The Killing and an all new episode of Game of Thrones.

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May 30, 2013

Trans advocate launches campaign to publish children's book and fund surgery

Ja'briel Walthour, a transgender woman of color who is an activist, community organizer, and author living in southeast Georgia, has launched a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo to support the publication of her children's book series and help fund her medically necessary gender-affirming surgery.Read More