GLAAD's Resources on Bullying

Fall 2010

In the wake of the recent youth suicides caused by anti-gay bullying, GLAAD extends our deepest sympathies to the families and friends of the young men who took their lives, while urging the nation's media to investigate the anti-gay climate that contributes to putting young people in harm's way.

Read GLAAD's Statement

Read GLSEN, PFLAG, and the Trevor Project's Statement

Visit the It Gets Better Project,, MTV's A Thin Line Campaign, and the Make It Better Project endorsed by GLAAD.

It Gets Better Stop Bullying A Thin Line Make It Better

Press Contacts

Aaron McQuade
Associate Director of National News
(646) 871-8026

Rich Ferraro
Director of Communications
(646) 871-8011

Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Anthony Ramos
(646) 388-6575

The Trevor Project
Laura McGinnis
(323) 423-7405 310.271.8845*226

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Jean-Marie Navetta
(202) 467-8180 ext. 213

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
(212) 363-3500

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GLAAD Media Reference Guide - 9th Edition

Over the past two decades, Americans have experienced a significant evolution in their understanding and cultural acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) lives.

2014 Studio Responsibility Index

The GLAAD Studio Responsibility Index (SRI) maps the quantity, quality and diversity of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in films released by seven major motion picture studios during the 2013 calendar year. GLAAD researched films released by 20th Century Fox, Lionsgate, Paramount Pictures, Sony Columbia, Universal Pictures, The Walt Disney Studios and Warner Brothers. The report is intended to serve as a road map toward increasing fair, accurate and inclusive LGBT film representations.

Transgender Day of Remembrance Resource Kit for Journalists

The Transgender Day of Remembrance, which honors the memory of those murdered because of anti-transgender prejudice, is recognized annually on November 20. GLAAD encourages journalists to mark the occasion with stories about the pervasive problem of crimes against transgender people, as well as the diversity and resilience of the community in the face of harassment and violence.

Network Responsibility Index 2013

The Network Responsibility Index rates LGBT content on networks during the 2012-2013 TV season that wrapped earlier this year.

Download the full report