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GLAAD rates ABC Family and FOX as "Excellent" in ninth annual Network Responsibility Index | September 3, 2015


New York, NY – GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today released its 9th and final edition of the Network Responsibility Index (NRI). The report maps the quantity, quality, and diversity of LGBT representation on television.

Millions to 'go purple' for Spirit Day in united stand against bullying, 10/15 | September 1, 2015


NEW YORK, NY – GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today launched the official countdown to Spirit Day, the largest and most visible anti-bullying campaign in the world accelerating acceptance of LGBT youth.

GLAAD and DignityUSA call on Pope Francis to meet with Catholic LGBT families | July 28, 2015


NEW YORK, NY - As news outlets across the globe prepare to report on the Pope's upcoming visit to the United States, GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, and DignityUSA, the nation's foremost organization for LGBT Catholics and their supporters, today called on Pope Francis to meet with Catholic LGBT families during his September 2015 visit to the United States.

GLAAD responds to historic Supreme Court decision in favor of marriage equality | June 26, 2015


GLAAD, the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, today responded to the United States Supreme Court's historic ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges. In a 5 to 4 ruling, the Court determined that the Constitution guarantees every American the right to marry the person they love.