The organizers of the Orange County Tet Parade have voted to allow Viet Rainbow to participate. While some are celebrating the reversal of a year-old ban on LGBT Asian organizations, the leaders of Viet Rainbow note that a "code of conduct" will restrict visibility for the organization.
Stories of real people being reported on by journalistic outlets, or voices that deserve amplifying
This afternoon, tune into Katie Couric’s “Katie” as she meets with two of the transgender community's advocates, who are also celebrities with brightly shining stars: Carmen Carrera and Laverne Cox.
This morning, the U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay, halting marriage equality in the state of Utah.
Connecticut is set to become the fifth state requiring health insurance providers to cover treatment related to transgender people's transitions and prohibit anti-trans discrimination, the Advocate reports.
Bing, the Microsoft-owned search engine, released an ad this week devoted entirely to "Heroic Women of 2013." LGBT women and their allies are abound in the video.
Just seconds before the ball dropped, Melissa Etheridge performed her LGBT Russian anthem, "Uprising of Love" for the world.
"In 2013, the world searched for…", the ad begins. What the people of the world found was "new beginnings," and "inspiration," in the form of the LGBT community, its milestones, and its allies.
GLAAD's National Spokesperson, Omar Sharif Jr. joined L.Z. Granderson, Stephanie Miller, and Don Lemon to discuss Robin Roberts' coming out.