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Outsports Premieres #GLAADAwards video of San Francisco Giants Accepting Corporate Leader Award, Recognize GLAAD's Work in Sports World

Outsports today premiered the video of Staci Slaughter, San Francisco Giants spokesperson, accepting the Corporate Leader Award at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco on Saturday. They further went on to recognize the important work GLAAD is doing to the lead the conversation for LGBT equality in the sports world.Read More

Artist Spotlight: Antigone Rising

Kristen Ellis-Henderson is probably best known from her memoir Times Two, the book she wrote with her wife, Sara Ellis, about giving birth to their daughter, not to mention the kiss the two of them shared on a recent cover of Time magazine. However she's also a member of the band Antigone Rising.

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Yet Another Reason to Love Zoe Saldaña

Actress Zoe Saldaña recently gave countless lesbian and bisexual women heart palpitations (we suspect) after Allure magazine release

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VIDEO: Sherri Saum, Teri Polo Speak Out About ABC Family's The Fosters at #GLAADAwards

Actresses Sherri Saum and Teri Polo, who play the leads on ABC Family's upcoming drama The Fosters about two moms raising their mix of biological and adopted kids, introduced a video highlighting GLAAD's programmatic work on Saturday at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco. Read More

 
May 14, 2013

Transgender woman allowed to marry partner in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has just granted a transgender woman permission to marry her partner. Although the country still does not permit same-sex marriage, this is a major mile stone in transgender equality. As reported by USA Today, "The surprise decision only covers the right of a transgender person who was born male to marry a man, and for one who was born female to marry a woman."

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May 14, 2013

Video: Adam Lambert Takes Part in AT&T Live Proud PSA Campaign Raising Funds for The Trevor Project

GLAAD Media Awards honoree Adam Lambert partnered with AT&T for a PSA campaign that empowers LGBTQ youth to be proud of who they are.

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