People of Color

Issues impacting LGBT communities of color

The White House releases new HIV and AIDS strategy

Today, the White House released the National HIV and AIDS Strategy Updated to 2020 with a focus on minority populations affected by HIV and AIDS.

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'Melissa Harris-Perry Show' focuses on violence against trans women of color

On Sunday, The Melissa Harris-Perry Show's guest hosts, Janet Mock and Richard Liu, drew focus to the extreme violence facing transgender women of color.

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Transgender woman India Clarke murdered in Tampa, Florida

On Tuesday morning, India Clarke, a 25 year old Black trans woman, was found murdered outside a community center in Tampa, Florida.

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GLAAD partners with Outfest on two trans panels

At the 2015 Outfest LA film festival, Nick Adams, GLAAD's Director of Programs for Transgender Media, appeared on two panels to discuss the importance of transgender media images.

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Family Circle magazine features its first family with a transgender child in new issue

For the past year, the magazine has been running a "Modern Life" column every month. This month the column features an interview with Jodie Patterson, the mother of Penel, her 7 year old transgender son.

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CBS' "The Bold and The Beautiful" continues groundbreaking transgender storyline

Maya Avant's storyline will continue this week on Thursday and Friday, and the episodes will include a fashion show featuring Maya and real-life out transgender models, Isis King and Carmen Carrera.

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7 inspiring LGBT leaders in Alabama

Meet just a few Southerners whose daily work is not only changing hearts and minds, but saving lives in the Heart of Dixie.

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Meet Britney: A South Carolinian accelerating LGBT acceptance in healthcare and beyond

GLAAD interviews Britney Nesbit, a student at The Medical University of South Carolina, working to make healthcare a safer space for LGBT individuals.

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