Last weekend, the NBA became the first league to take GLAAD and Athlete Ally up on our offer to provide ally trainings to professional athletes - the latest in a series of big steps being taken to potentially pave the way for an openly gay male athlete in the world of major league team sports.
This weekend catch the season finales of True Blood, Episodes and Army Wives, as well as the season premiere of Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta. Plus a showing of the GLAAD Media Award recipient film Beginners.
Pastor Joseph Tolton published an op-ed in Religion Dispatches that explained the harm in “hactivism” for LGBT people in Uganda. The op-ed was in reaction to the news that an LGBT supportive group called “Anonymous” had hacked into several African government websites, posting messages of affirmation for LGBT people.
Ellen Page is set to star in Freeheld, the feature adaptation of the Oscar winning documentary by the same name, which has at long last secured the financing needed to move forward thanks to production company Incognito Pictures.