Today, the Dallas Cowboys waived defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly-gay player in an NFL team.
People of Color
Today, a U.S. Marine suspect subpoenaed by Philippine authorities for the murder a local transgender woman, 26-year-old Jennifer Laude of Olongapo, did not appear in court to face charges.
GLAAD @ Work: #spiritday, LGBT immigrants, anti-bullying in the African-American community, and more
Today, transgender organziations across the country are joining millions of people to go purple for Spirit Day to take a stand against bullying and show support for LGBT youth. Check out some of the great organizations showing their purple today below.
Today, advocates are joining the family of Lateisha Green, a transgender woman of color who was murdered in Syracuse in 2008, at the New York Court of Appeals in Albany for a hearing on whether to reinstate the hate crime conviction against her alleged killer, Dwight DeLee.
The cast of Empire will be wearing purple for Spirit Day on October 16. Taraji P. Henson, Terrence Howard and Jussie Smollett recorded a video to encourage fans to join them in a stand of support for LGBT youth.
GLAAD visited MTV's offices to work with four trans youth who will be appearing in the documentary, 'Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word.'
The American Family Association's Bryan Fischer said, without hesitation or alternate interpretation, that marriage equality is "as morally bankrupt and indefensible as the institution of slavery"
A new video series highlights Black LGBT-affirming pastors in the south.