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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

Gay Man Arrested for Staying at His Partner's Bedside at Hospital

A Missouri man was arrested because he stayed by his partner's bedside in the hospital. The hospital refused to recognize Roger as a part of Allen's family, put him handcuffs, and escorted him out of the building. Roger is now unable to see his partner at all, because of a restraining order following his arrest.Read More

Vote for Glee's Kurt and Blaine as Entertainment Weekly's "Greatest TV Couple of All Time"

Entertainment Weekly's "Greatest TV Couple of All Time" bracket competition ends tonight and Glee's beloved gay couple, Kurt Hummel and Blaine Anderson, have made it to the final two. Vote now!Read More

NHL and NHLPA Announce Historic Partnership with You Can Play Project

The National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players Association announce a continuing partnership with the You Can Play Projcet; becoming the first major professional sports league to make such an agreement. Read More