Stories of real people being reported on by journalistic outlets, or voices that deserve amplifying
Gender Non-Conforming Youth Applaud Facebook for New Identity Tool
ABC News' Susan Donaldson James talked to Alok Vaid-Menon, a gender non-conforming staff member at the Audre Lorde Project about the significance of Facebook's new custom gender field options for users.
The politics of sobriety in the LGBT community, according to historian Jen Manion
Substance abuse and sobrierty within the LGBT community were recently unpacked in an op-ed by Jen Manion, advocate and Connecticut College history professor, featured on The Advocate's website.
Kansas and Tennessee work to legalize religious-based discrimination
Changing our approach to ending "gay conversion therapy," as told by the New York Times
Instead of creating new legislation that explicitly bans the practice one state at a time, Jacob M. Victor, a law student at Yale, suggested we try a different approach---making use of laws that are already in place.
White House considering ENDA executive order, says Labor Secretary Perez
The Washington Blade questioned Labor Secretary Thomas Perez on Wednesday about the state of employment protections for the LGBT community under ENDA, as well protections specifically geared towards workers who are transgender.
VIDEO: Janet Mock becomes New York Times Best Selling Author with Redefining Realness
Janet Mock is having quite the month, but there is no doubt that audiences are listening closely to her message and like what they're hearing.
Scott Adams and his Dilbert cartoon speak out against India's anti-gay law
Fans of cartoonist Scott Adams' Dilbert will recognize Dogbert, Asok the intern, and the comic's signature satirical wit. Many, however, may have been (pleasantly, I hope) surprised by the strip's recent tackling of international LGBT issues—namely, India's criminalization of gay couples.
GLAAD Gold Medal Winner: ABC World News Tonight looks at violence against LGBT Russians
For focusing media attention on the violence and intimidation faced by LGBT Russians, ABC World News Tonight earns the GLAAD Gold Medal for LGBT inclusive coverage of the Olympics.