“Nobody deserves the hatred of anyone, based on sexual orientation and gender identity. I support the campaign against homophobia because it is a crime. It’s not just a crime against the LGBT community but the entire humanity.”
In response to the Supreme Court’s decision to recriminalize LGBT relationships in India, Imran Kahn posted a video on YouTube answering common questions about the LGBT community posed in India. The questions included sometimes very naïve yet common questions such as: “Why do these gay people choose to be gay?"
The annual Peabody Awards recognizing outstanding TV programs, films, and other media formats telling groundbreaking stories with real social impact have announced their winners, including honors for several LGBT-inclusive films, documentaries and series.
In conjunction with the inaugural International Advocate for Change Award to be presented at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, GLAAD is highlighting international advocates, including British actor and writer, Charlie Condou.
Breakout star, producer and writer Laverne Cox will be honored at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on April 12 where she will receive GLAAD's Stephen F. Kolzak Award. Academy Award-nominated actress Ellen Page will present the Award.
On Ellen last week, pop star Jennifer Lopez appeared to talk about her new album, her role as a judge on American Idol, and her motivation for becoming an executive producer on ABC Family's hit show The Fosters.