Religion and Faith
News of LGBT and allied people of faith, and stories that show the ways in which people of faith interact with the LGBT community
GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis: Bill Donohue, walk and celebrate LGBT Pride with me
Leading anti-LGBT activist and head of the Catholic League, Bill Donohue, has applied to march in the 45th annual NYC LGBT Pride March. His plan was to march with a banner that reads “Straight is Great.”
Rev. Frank Schaefer appeals his defrocking
Rev. Frank Schaefer, the United Methodist minister who was defrocked in December for officiating the wedding of his son and husband, has appealed the ruling. An appeal will be heard in June of this year.
Oregon AG changes title of 'license to discriminate' bill to reflect what it really is
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum is coming out against a ballot measure that would legally protect individuals and businesses who refuse to provide commercial services to LGBT weddings if they have religious objections.
Snapshots: St. Patrick's Day parade, LGBT Faith Leaders of African Descent, ending anti-trans discrimination, and more
Wonder what we’re up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Blog each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment, and online media.
The next anti-LGBT export target: Peru
The sad trend of American anti-LGBT activists traveling across the globe continues. The latest example comes from Peru, where vehemently anti-LGBT activist Michael Brown recently spoke to local members of Peruvian congress.
Irish LGBT people call to be included in the NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade
Just before the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade began, Irish LGBT advocates spoke about the long history of exclusion of LGBT organizations from the parade, and the sudden change of heart of many corporate sponsors.