#May17Because: You don't have to be gay to fight homophobia
It takes more than just the LGBT community to speak up for LGBT people around the world.
#May17Because: Love does not fit into boxes.
As part of GLAAD's Global Voices program, which works to accelerate LGBT acceptance across the globe, GLAAD is participating in and celebrating IDAHOT together with thousands of diverse groups and individuals.
Judge rules Houston nondiscrimination ordinance will stand
The Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) has been stalled for nearly a year while opponents have sought to overturn the act. However, a judge has ruled the petition opposing HERO invalid, allowing protections for LGBT Houstonians to take effect.