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Nigerian LGBT advocate Olumide Femi Makanjuola talks reality of being LGBT in Nigeria

This week on GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, host Claire Pires visited with Olumide Femi Makanjuola to talk about the levels of acceptance for LGBT people in Nigeria.

Photographer turns anti-marriage protest into support for GLAAD

After adding a rainbow filter to his business' Facebook profile picture after the Supreme Court Marriage Equality decision on Friday, one of Clinton Brentwood's clients contacted him to let him know that the client and their fiancé would no longer be using Brentwood Photography's services for their wedding because they only support marriage between a man and a woman.

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Girl Scouts return $100K donation to transphobic donor and launch #ForEVERYGirl campaign

Earlier this year, the Girl Scouts of Western Washington received a $100,000 donation to help fund their activities. However, the donor later requested that the money not be used to help transgender girls.The troop then returned the money, saying "Girl Scouts is for every girl, and every girl should have the opportunity to be a Girl Scout if she wants to."

VIDEO: Nigerian LGBT advocate Bisi Alimi shows personal side of being LGBT in Nigeria

This week on GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, host Claire Pires visited with Bisi Alimi to talk about the levels of acceptance for LGBT people in Nigeria.

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