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NYC Marches for Marriage Equality

As the Supreme Court prepares to hear testimony in the Proposition 8 and DOMA cases later this week, rallies are being held in all 50 states. GLAAD worked more than thirty other to produce a march and rally for marriage equality in New York City.

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VIDEO: Congressman Jerrold Nadler: Marriage equality is inevitable

United States Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) spoke out in support of marriage equality at the United for Marriage rally in New York City on Sunday.Read More

Advocates Urge Smith College To Stop Discriminating Against Trans Women

GLAAD is joining advocates to call for an end to Smith College's discrimination against trans women applicants.

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March 24, 2013

GLAAD affirms commitment to trans people, LGBT community and allies on Melissa Harris-Perry Show

On Sunday's Melissa Harris-Perry on MSNBC, GLAAD announced that the organization has formally dropped the words 'Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation' from its name and will be known going forward as simply GLAAD, the LGBT media advocacy organization.Read More

GLAAD to Rick Perry: Back off attacks of LGBT people and allies like Madonna

Texas Governor and failed presidential candidate Rick Perry is angry with music legend and LGBT ally Madonna. Why? Because she had the audacity to join the millions of people calling on the Boy Scouts of America to drop their ban on gay scouts and gay leaders.Read More

Join GLAAD in New York and Los Angeles to stand United for Marriage

Starting this weekend, thousands will gather in Washington DC and at more than 150 events in every state around the country to show support for marriage equality. These vigils, marches and rallies will demonstrate that the country is ready for marriage equality.

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