Featured Stories

GLAAD brings you news and views on the latest headlines and issues facing LGBTQ people.

George Takei, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Brad Goreski Team Up for Funny or Die's "Gays Beware" Mock-PSA

Funny or Die today released a new mock public service announcement, "Gays Beware," narrated by George Takei and starring Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Brad Goreski, about the "dangerous individuals that oppose marriage equality" that may be living in your neighborhood.Read More

 
May 6, 2013

Former Boy Scouts bike 1,800 miles to end ban on gay members

David "Old Scout" McGrath and his son Joe will be biking 1,800 miles from their home to the Boy Scouts of America's (BSA) headquarters to urge the Boy Scouts to support a non-discriminatory policy for gay members and leaders. They have launched a new Kickstarter campaign to raise funds so they can document the process.

Read More

What to Watch Monday 5/6: RuPaul's Drag Race season finale

Tonight catch the season finale of RuPaul's Drag Race, the series premiere of Newlyweds: The First Year and playoff rounds begin on a new episode of The Voice.

Read More

Gay Catholics in NYC barred from entry to mass, threatened with arrest

A group of gay and allied Catholics gathered to worship together at St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York City with dirty hands in response to comments made by Cardinal Timothy Dolan. However, even as they were gathering, they were told by the police that they would be barred from entering the Cathedral unless they washed their hands. Read More

Take Action: People of faith support Scouting for all people

This evening, the Family Research Council is launching their "Stand with Scouts" webcast. They will attempt to pit people of faith against inclusive Scouting. From the promotional video, we can tell they are going to claim that allowing gay scouts (not to mention gay leaders) will somehow hurt churches, synagogues, and other faith organizations.

Read More

LGBT and allied Catholics gather in Detroit amid protest

Dignity/Detroit’s 39th anniversary celebration is being held this Sunday and anti-gay organizations, including the American Family Association, are planning to bring protesters to the anniversary celebration.

Read More