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Thomas Roberts to be honored at 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York | April 21, 2015


NEW YORK, NY - GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today announced it will honor Emmy-nominated journalist Thomas Roberts at the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York at the Waldorf Astoria New York on May 9, 2015.

Artists and celebrities to come together for 'Concert for Love & Acceptance' presented by Ty Herndon and GLAAD | April 21, 2015


NASHVILLE – On June 12, 2015, artists and celebrities from across the country will come together in a coalition of support for LGBT acceptance at the inaugural Concert for Love and Acceptance, presented by Grammy-nominated and Dove Award-winning artist Ty Herndon and GLAAD, at City Winery (609 Lafayette St.) in Nashville, Tenn.

Unite for Marriage launches in advance of SCOTUS oral arguments | April 16, 2015


New York – Today eight organizations came together under Unite for Marriage, a partnership working together to show support for marriage for same-sex couples as the question stands before the U.S. Supreme Court. Participating organizations include Marriage Equality USA, Freedom to Marry, Human Rights Campaign, Family Equality Council, GLAAD, National LGBTQ Task Force, GetEQUAL and the Campaign for Southern Equality.

GLAAD's Studio Responsibility Index finds slight improvement in LGBT images in films released by seven largest studios | April 15, 2015


LOS ANGELES - GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today released its third annual Studio Responsibility Index (SRI), a report that maps the quantity, quality, and diversity of images of LGBT people in films released by the seven largest motion picture studios during the 2014 calendar year. For the first time, GLAAD this year also tracked LGBT representations in films released by four major subsidiary studios.

To view the report visit http://glaad.org/sri