“The Canadian Olympic Committee is setting the standard for LGBT-inclusion in sports by leveling the playing field for all athletes,” said GLAAD President & CEO Sarah Kate Ellis. “By cementing its commitment to LGBT athletes and fans through new partnerships and critical resources, the COC is sending the message that supporting equality is the winning attitude.”
All Access: Taking in homeless LGBT youth for a living
GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, features interviews with newsmakers, hit-makers, and people making a difference. This week, Rick Westbrook, co-founder and executive director of Lost-n-Found Youth, sat down with GLAAD to talk about taking in homeless LGBT youth for a living.
The Presidential Proclamation -- World AIDS Day 2014 provides a brief overview of what the Administration has done nationally and internationally to fight the disease.
GLAAD @ Work: Trans Awareness Week, Ty Herndon comes out, Matthew Shepard's parents head to Russia, and more
Wonder what we're up to at GLAAD? Be sure to check out GLAAD's Newsroom each week for updates about our latest work to build support for LGBT equality through news, entertainment and online media.
VIDEO: "We don't know what to expect." Matthew Shepard's parents take film to Russia
In 1998, Matthew Shepard was brutally murdered. The film, Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine, tells his story. Matthew's parents sat down with GLAAD before screening the film in Russia.
Through GLAAD and It's On Us, LGBT survivors of sexual assault and intimate partner violence tell their stories in a moving photo series. Trigger Warning: Themes of sexual assault and intimate partner violence.
All Access: Yenny, a Latina immigrant in the LGBT community, talks immigration reform
GLAAD's video series, GLAAD: All Access, features interviews with newsmakers, hit-makers, and people making a difference. This week, Yenny, a Latina immigrant in the LGBT community, sat down with GLAAD to talk about immigration reform and how it affects her family.
GLAAD interviewed three trans women about their experiences and what Trans Day of Remembrance means to them.
Matthew Shepard's family is bringing their story to Russia in a powerful new documentary film, Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine.