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Trans woman Monica Loera murdered in Austin, Texas and misgendered by the media
Monica Loera is the first reported transgender woman to lose her life to violence in 2016, while media outlets misgender her in death.
Italian LGBT advocates to host first-ever Diversity Media Awards
Diversity, an Italian association working to reduce prejudice and discrimination, will launch its first Diversity Media Awards (DMA). DMA is modeled after the GLAAD Media Awards and recognizes fair, accurate, and diverse representations of LGBT people in the media.
The GLAAD Wrap: Ellen Page's 'Gaycation' trailer; new music from Sia; Focus Features announces trans filmmaker fellowship
Every week, The GLAAD Wrap brings you LGBT-related entertainment news highlights, fresh stuff to watch out for, and fun diversions to help you kick off the weekend.
27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards nominees lift up global voices
This year several GLAAD Media Awards nominees addressed efforts to bring equality to LGBT people in other parts of the world, including Sense8, Mala Mala, Essence Magazine and Newsweek.
Record number of transgender nominees for 27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards
For the first time over half of the nominees include transgender people or characters – 75 of the 147 nominees are trans-inclusive.
WATCH: TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress" features their first transgender bride, Precious Davis
Precious Davis, a transgender woman living in Chicago, is joined by her two best friends at Bridals by Lori in Atlanta to choose the dress she'll wear at her upcoming wedding to her fiancé, Myles Brady.
Vote for acceptance. Know the facts about LGBT issues this election.
This election year, GLAAD is offering a series of resources about LGBT-related policy and legal issues for both voters and the media professionals who inform them.
Going global: 5 GLAAD Global Voices highlights from 2015
2015 saw the expansion of GLAAD's commitment to global LGBT acceptance grow. The initiative engaged in support of strong, organized, local LGBT organizations that have identified clear objectives and believe GLAAD can be helpful in achieving those objectives.