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October 21, 2013

Anchorage Officials push for more LGBT inclusion in order to spark economic growth

Anchorage Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce have worked together for th

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Illinois marches on Springfield for marriage equality

The March on Springfield for Marriage Equality will take place on October 22, the scheduled first day of the fall veto session of the Illinois State Legislature. The "March on Springfield" is part of a broad grassroots strategy to secure final passage of Illinois Senate Bill 10, the "Religious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act."

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October 20, 2013

Bishop will perfom marriage ceremony for two Alabama men, defying church law

Retired Tennessee Bishop Melvin Talbert will perform a wedding service for Joe Openshaw and Bobby Prince, defying te

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October 20, 2013

American teacher voted Mr. Gay Hong Kong

35-year-old American school teacher Michael Morrill was selected 2013's Mr.

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October 18, 2013

Aljazeera America highlights profiling of transgender women by NYPD

On America Tonight, Aljazeera America's flagship show, they take an in-depth look at NYPD's profiling of transwomen.

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Snapshots: #SpiritDay, Spanish-language media, Tiq Milan in the New York Times, and more

Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.

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NJ marriages begin on Monday

The New Jersey Supreme Court has said the state will start issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples, with the first marriages on Monday, even before the court issues a definitive ruling. Even Senator-elect Corey Booker has said that he will officiate at weddings on Monday.

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October 18, 2013

Bisexual women strive to find their identity

The joys and struggles of bisexual women are quite distinct when it comes to dating and advocacy.

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