Advocate Debi Jackson's transgender 7-year-old, Avery, shares her story
A 7-year-old transgender girl from Kansas shared her story in a video posted to the New York Times. The Jackson family is deeply accepting of Avery and works as advocates for the transgender community.
VIDEO: GLAAD national board of directors co-chair Jennifer Finney Boylan shares moving story of acceptance at #glaadawards
While introducing Transparent stars Judith Light and Jeffrey Tambor at Saturday's 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City, and in celebration of Mother's Day, GLAAD national board of directors and transgender activist Jennifer Finney Boylan shared her very moving coming out story with the audience.
Actress Maria Bello: "The only labels that matter are the ones I give myself"
This week on GLAAD: All Access, host Claire Pires interviews actress Maria Bello about her new book "Whatever...Love is Love: Questioning the Labels We Give Ourselves."
American Military Partner Association to celebrate modern military families
This Saturday, the American Military Partner Association is hosting their 2nd Annual National Gala in Washington, DC. This gala is expected to draw up to 400 LGBT service members, military spouses, veterans, and allies from across the country, all celebrating and honoring modern military families.
#May17Because: You don't have to be gay to fight homophobia
It takes more than just the LGBT community to speak up for LGBT people around the world.
#May17Because: Love does not fit into boxes.
As part of GLAAD's Global Voices program, which works to accelerate LGBT acceptance across the globe, GLAAD is participating in and celebrating IDAHOT together with thousands of diverse groups and individuals.
Read what fuels one intersex advocate
Sean Saifa Wall, an intersex activist and leader at Advocates for Informed Choice, wrote a reflection in the news and commentary site, Quartz, reflecting on the relationship between his intersex advocacy and his personal life.