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Registration for Camp Pride 2013 Now Open

The 7th annual Camp Pride will take place at Vanderbilt University this summer. Shane Windmeyer, Executive Director for Campus Pride, discusses the vision for Camp Pride and all that it has accomplished in the last 7 years.

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Actor and Advocate Omar Sharif Jr. Joins GLAAD Staff

GLAAD today announced that actor and LGBT advocate Omar Sharif Jr. will join GLAAD's staff as National Spokesperson and Strategic Giving Officer. Complementing the work of National Spokesperson Wilson Cruz, Sharif Jr. will be an essential part of GLAAD's Development team, helping to build relationships with donors and raise vital funds to support GLAAD's work to lead the conversation for LGBT equality.

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What to Watch Weekend 4/12-14: Catch the Season Premiere of 'Nurse Jackie'

This weekend catch the Season Premiere of Nurse Jackie, and the Series Finale of Spartacus: War of the Damned. Also, catch all new back-to-back episodes of Happy Endings, Degrassi, Smash, Orphan Black, The Good Wife, Game of Thrones, and Army Wives.Read More

Donate to Win a Chance to Meet Jennifer Lawrence at the #GLAADAwards in Los Angeles

Donate to win a chance to meet Jennifer Lawrence at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles with special guests Leonardo DiCaprio, Charlize Theron and more!

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Win tickets to see End of the Rainbow in Los Angeles!

End of the Rainbow, a musical about the late legendary Judy Garland, is playing in Los Angeles and you can win tickets to see it! Read More

April 11, 2013

Take Action: Biola University Professor Equates Being LGBTQ to Being Racist, Students Demand Apology

Biola University professor Erik Thoennes equated having an LGBTQ identity with being a racist at a school-sponsored panel in September of 2012. Audio of his comments were only recently released. Because LGBTQ students are at risk for expulsion at Biola, it has taken months for them to organize. However, with the help of openly-queer alum Jos Charles, a petition was finally started.Read More