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January 30, 2014

Meghan McCain on #glaadawards nomination: "This is hands down one of the great honors of my career"

Today GLAAD announced the nominees for the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards and some of the nominees include progressive voices within the GOP.

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January 30, 2014

The Very Short List: Who Is Gay in the Olympics?

Five openly LGBT athletes will represent the LGBT community in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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GLAAD Media Award nominees highlight racial diversity in LGBT portrayals in news and entertainment #GLAADAwards

This morning, GLAAD announced the nominees for the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards and many of this year's nominees included out characters of color telling important stories and reflecting the true diversity of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.

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January 30, 2014

GLAAD Media Awards nominees highlight outstanding bisexual media representations #glaadawards

Today, GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. One of the selection criteria for the GLAAD Media Awards is "fair, accurate and inclusive representations," meaning nominees include diverse stories about multi-dimensional LGBT representations rather than focus on broad stereotypes. Media representations of the bisexual community are infrequent and often sensationalized or inaccurate, but this year saw several nomination-worthy and bi-inclusive media projects.

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January 31, 2014

GLAAD Media Awards nominees highlight outstanding trans media representations

GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards today. There were many outstanding transgender media representations this year.

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Forecast for anti-LGBT violence is likely, claims anti-LGBT rainmaker

When Sally Kohn wants to see her life reflected in the media, it's understandable. When Erik Rush sews the seeds for violence against the LGBT community, it must be taken seriously.

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Professional boxers Ana Laura "La Monita" Esteche and Johanna "Yoki" Giménez come out, announce they're together

Argentinian boxer Ana Laura "La Monita" Esteche, who just won the light welterweight championship for the World Boxing Association, came out in a post-competition interview. Her partner happens to be another WBA boxer, Johanna "Yoki" Giménez.
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GLAAD unveils Olympic Playbook, launches Global Voices program

GLAAD today unveiled a resource guide for journalists covering the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, which equips reporters with critical information about the country's draconian anti-LGBT laws.
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