Stories and information about families, relationships, and children; includes education, parenting, adoption, and other issues

Federal appeals court orders Indiana to recognize marriage of dying woman

A federal appeals court has ordered that the state of Indiana must recognize the marriage, performed out of state, of Amy Sandler and Nikole Quasney. The two were married in Massachusetts last year. Quasney has been battling stage four ovarian cancer since 2009.

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July 1, 2014

PHOTOS: Pride around the world

The month of June, brings millions of people around the world to march for LGBT equality.

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Jeremy Hooper talks to CNN about being a gay dad to his adorable daughter

GLAAD's Special Projects Coordinator and curator of the Commentator Accountability Project, Jeremy Hooper, recently talked to CNN about how being a parent has changed his life, and perhaps even his brain activity.

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SCOTUS declines to hear case against California's conversion therapy ban

California's ban on the use of conversion therapy on LGBT youth will not be challenged or overturned

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Change is possible: Former 'ex-gay' activist Yvette Schneider 'celebrates the worthiness and equality of all people'

Yvette Cantu Schneider has one of the most robust pedigrees of anyone who has ever worked in the so-called "ex-gay" movement. Yvette has reached out to GLAAD to share her story—one that will come as a shock to her former colleagues and allies.

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GLAAD speaks to NPR about changes in advertisements targeting LGBT consumers

GLAAD's Rich Ferraro recently spoke to NPR about ongoing changes in advertisements targeting LGBT people. Along with Robert Klara, a staff writer at AdWeek, host Sonari Glinton focused on the shift in brands that now include LGBT images in their ads.

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June 30, 2014

Laverne Cox leads NYC's 2014 Pride Parade as Grand Marshal

Yesterday, Orange is the New Black star, Laverne Cox, served as a Grand Marshal in New York City's 2014 Pride Parade, marking the 45th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, along with the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force’s Executive Director, Rea Carey, and “Frozen” star, Jonathan Groff.

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Snapshots: GLAAD at the White House, George Takei, St. Louis, and more

Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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