Local and Regional News
GLAAD's Tiq Milan to The New York Times: trans people are an integral part of the LGBT movement
GLAAD's Tiq Milan responded to the following questions posed by the New York Times, "Does it still make sense to think of trans rights as part of the gay-rights movement? Or at this point, is it a different campaign with different goals?"
North Carolina AG supports marriage equality but will still defend the state's ban
North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper says he supports marriage equality but acknowledges his personal views aren't preventing him from vigorously defending North Carolina's constitutional amendment banning marriage equality.
GLAAD Link - your daily round-up of LGBT news, October 15, 2013
Judge will hear arguments regarding Michigan's ban on LGBT marriage and adoption
Equality Michigan is hoping for, what could be, a historic day for their state. U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman is expected to hear arguments and possibly issue a ruling as early as tomorrow, on whether Michigan's 2004 ban on marriage equality violates the U.S. Constitution.
VIDEO: Marcel Neergaard wants you to go purple for #SpiritDay
Marcel Neergaard, the 11 year-old boy who elevated the plight of LGBT bullying in Tennessee, has released a video, encouraging you to go purple for Spirit Day.