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New Documentary hopes to Explore the Coming Out Process for LGBT Identifying Athletes

Documentarian Michiel Thomas explores the coming out process for for LGBT athletes through film, and hopes that his new project will provide the opportunity to give answers to the questions of stereotypes and misunderstandings about being an LGBT-identifying person in sports.

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March 28, 2013

CDC encourages people to quit smoking with LGBT-inclusive campaign

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Office of Smoking and Health has launched a new campaign aimed at encouraging people to quit smoking, and the campaign includes members of the LGBT community.Read More

 
March 28, 2013

Catholic Parents Accept Gay Son Despite Priest's Anti-LGBT Stance, Leave Church

Parents Toni and Tom Weaver told the story of their son's coming out to WBEZ, and explained why their church's reaction has prompted both of them to leave.

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GLAAD to honor Adam Lambert at the #glaadawards in San Francisco

Singer, songwriter, and stage performer Adam Lambert will receive the Davidson/Valentini Award at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Francisco, E! Online first reported today. Read More

GLAAD and Calliope Wong call for trans-inclusive admissions process at Smith College

After Smith College refused to consider her application for the second time, Calliope Wong, a high school senior and trans woman, is calling for a change in the college's admissions practices, and GLAAD is working to bring her story to broader attention.

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What to Watch Thursday 3/28: Cyrus Tries to Earn Fitz's Trust in New 'Scandal'

Tonight catch all new episodes of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, Fall to Grace and Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell.Read More