Another step forward: NJ bans harmful "conversion therapy" for minors
New Jersey becomes the second state in the country to outlaw so called "conversion therapy" for minors. Today, New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie, will sign the bill that passed the New Jersey state legislature. New Jersey joins California as the only two states that bans the harmful practices for minors.
Kelly Brady, star of Style Network show who was raised by two moms: "I would not change a single thing about my childhood"
Kelly Brady, who was raised by two moms and a stepmom in California, is one of the five stars of the Style Network's Citry Girl Diaries. In the episode "Bring Your Mom to Work Day," airing this Sunday at 10 p.m., Kelly's staff gets to meet one of the women who helped raise her.
GLAAD congratulates gay Puerto Rican boxer Orlando Cruz on his engagement!
Congratulations to openly gay Puerto Rican featherweight boxer Orlando Cruz, who became engaged this week to his longtime partner José Manuel!
Randy Thomasson's horrific anti-transgender CNN interview (and follow up) proves he is CAP-worthy
No one should be even mildly shocked to hear Randy Thomasson delberately misgendering a human being in an on-air debate. Thanks to CAP, no outlet has to be surprised the next time they book Thomasson or any number of voices
Breaking: Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill to protect California's transgender students
Today, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that ensures the state's public schools will take responsibility for the well-being of all students, including the transgender student population.
'I Am Equality' photo campaign aims to make equality go viral
The "I Am Equality" campaign is photo event launched by EqualityTV network. Described as "a multimedia PSA dedicated to educating and inspiring people to embrace diversity, culture and equality within communities, families and individuals across the globe" to help "equality go viral."
A word that haunts us all
In 1962 boxer Emile Griffith was in the ring against Benny Paret, when he seemed to explode with anger and pummeled his opponent with such force that, after getting knocked out, Paret died of his injuries. It was eventually revealed that before that some time before the fight Paret had called Griffith a "maricón."
After comparing loving committed couples to kidnap and sexual assault, Sandy Rios earns spot on Commentator Accountability Project
Her prominence has ebbed and flowed over the years, but her commitment to stigmatizing LGBT people has remained. And now, with her latest comments connecting gay male affection with the "love" that convicted rapist and kidnapper Ariel Castro had for his victims, Sandy Rios is the latest addition to GLAAD's Commentator Accountability Project.