GLAAD urges constituents to monitor coverage of the proposed bill in Tennessee that would bar transgender people from public accommodations and calls on the media to challenge false claims that protections for transgender people are in any way harmful.
In the face of an anti-transgender boycott, the Girl Scouts continue to speak out in support of inclusive and welcoming policies for all girls. GLAAD calls on the media to address transgender children and issues of gender identity responsibly.
Baltimore County Councilman Tom Quirk said he plans to introduce a bill that would add sexual orientation and gender identity to the county's non-discrimination law during the council meeting scheduled for Jan. 17.
Gina Duncan, a 56-year-old businesswoman who is president of the Metropolitan Business Association, has filed preliminary paperwork to take on the incumbent for the Commissioner seat in Orange County, Florida. If she qualifies for the June ballot, she will be the county's first transgender candidate.
El Rvdo. Manny Santiago, un pastor abiertamente gay sirviendo a una iglesia bautista en Seattle, expresa su deseo a los Tres Reyes Magos a que haya una mayor conciencia en la comunidad latina acerca de la comunidad LGBT.