"What do you teach? What you've learned!": GLAAD honors our moms on Mother's Day
In honor of Mother's Day, members of GLAAD's staff are sharing reflections on their relationships with their moms. While these folks are of different backgrounds, ethnicities, nationalities, and ages, one thing is clear and common across the board: their mothers are central to their stories.
Newsweek's stories on "ex-gay" movement distance themselves from owner's support for the practice
Last week, Newsweek published two full-length stories on the so-called "ex-gay" movement's decline onehighlighted former "ex-gay" activist, John Paulk, while another told the story of Mathew Shurka, who went through attempts to change his sexual orientation, and is now a vocal critic of the dangerous practice.
GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis to speak on social media's role in child, maternal, & reproductive health
GLAAD CEO and President Sarah Kate Ellis will be a featured panelist at Moms +SocialGood on Wednesday, May 7.
Oregon civil rights leader says 'no' to discrimination
Oregon United Against Discrimination released the first ad in the campaign to defeat the proposed discrimination measure. The ad to features Kathleen Saadat, a renowned advocate for civil rights and for equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Oregonians.
Dept. of Health and Human Services could end Medicare's ban on transgender healthcare coverage
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) may remove a blanket ban on coverage for transgender healthcare through Medicare, reports BuzzFeed.