Transgender

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Transgender man killed by police in Arizona and misgendered by the media

A 24-year-old transgender man, Kayden Clarke, was shot and killed by police in his home on Thursday, February 4th, in Mesa, Arizona.

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Italian LGBT advocates to host first-ever Diversity Media Awards

Diversity, an Italian association working to reduce prejudice and discrimination, will launch its first Diversity Media Awards (DMA). DMA is modeled after the GLAAD Media Awards and recognizes fair, accurate, and diverse representations of LGBT people in the media.

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The GLAAD Wrap: Ellen Page's 'Gaycation' trailer; new music from Sia; Focus Features announces trans filmmaker fellowship

Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.

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27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards nominees lift up global voices

This year several GLAAD Media Awards nominees addressed efforts to bring equality to LGBT people in other parts of the world, including Sense8, Mala Mala, Essence Magazine and Newsweek.

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WATCH: TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress" features their first transgender bride, Precious Davis

Precious Davis, a transgender woman living in Chicago, is joined by her two best friends at Bridals by Lori in Atlanta to choose the dress she'll wear at her upcoming wedding to her fiancé, Myles Brady.

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Going global: 5 GLAAD Global Voices highlights from 2015

2015 saw the expansion of GLAAD's commitment to global LGBT acceptance grow. The initiative engaged in support of strong, organized, local LGBT organizations that have identified clear objectives and believe GLAAD can be helpful in achieving those objectives.

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