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New York Times Quotes Extreme Anti-LGBT Activist Without Telling Readers Who She Is

Laurie Higgins is an extremely vehement opponent of LGBT rights. But how did The New York Times cite the IFI and Laurie in a Christmas weekend article covering the fight for marriage equality in Illinois? See for yourself.

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December 27, 2012

Wilson Cruz: My Birthday Wish

Today is my birthday. Here is my birthday wish.Read More

Five LGBT Religious Advances in 2012

2012 witnessed religious people and organizations at the forefront of LGBT advancement. By the end of the year, we saw several religious leaders stepping out and speaking up. The support came from some pretty surprising places. Read More

What to Watch Thursday 12/27: Catch a showing of Beginners!

Tonight catch a showing of GLAAD Media Award recipient film Beginners.Read More


December 25, 2012

Ten Memorable LGBT Sports Moments of 2012

There have been so many of these lists in the previous weeks. I've read several on this topic alone, and the great thing is that they all agree that 2012 was a truly banner year - to use a sports metaphor - for the elevation of this conversation into the public consciousness.Read More