ABC News spotlights LGBT-inclusive ads and GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis

GLAAD's President and CEO, Sarah Kate Ellis, spoke with ABC News on Sunday morning about the increasingly diverse people and families represented in corporate advertising.

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January 18, 2014

'Bachelor' star Juan Pablo Galavis apologizes, says gay and bi parents are good parents and wants gay youth to know that it is fine to be who they are

During an interview last Friday, Juan Pablo Galavis, star of The Bachelor, was asked his personal opinion on having a gay or bisexual bachelor on the popular reality program.

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October 17, 2013

ABC talent goes purple to support LGBT youth on #SpiritDay

ABC stars Sara Ramirez, Jessica Capshaw, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jeff Perry and Kerry Washington and others show their support for LGBT youth on #SpiritDay
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October 11, 2013

FOX, ABC, ABC Family found most LGBT inclusive in GLAAD's annual television reports

GLAAD today released its two annual television reports – the 7th annual Network Responsibility Index (NRI) and the 18th annual Where We Are on TV Report. These reports map the quantity, quality, and diversity of images of LGBT people on television.

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October 5, 2012

GLAAD Congratulates ABC's Sam Champion on his engagement

In a New York Times story about MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts' wedding with husband Patrick Abner, ABC News weather editor and Good Morning America weather anchor Sam Champion announced his own engagement to photographer Rubem Robierb

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New York Times and ABC Highlight LGBT-Affirming African-American Congregation

On Saturday, the New York Times highlighted the LGBT-inclusive ministry at Rivers at Rehoboth, a Harlem-based congregation in New York City, in its article “A Rare Haven for Gay Men and Lesbians in Harlem.” The congregation, which is formed as the merger of Rivers of Living Faith and Rehoboth Temple, has its roots in the Black church tradition, while maintaining an active outreach to the Black LGBT population.
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Recent Polls Show Increase in Support for Marriage Equality

Yesterday, NBC/Wall Street Journal released a poll showing that the majority of Americans say President Obama’s support for marriage equality will not affect their vote. The poll also matches one from ABC News/Washington Post released today. In finding that a majority of Americans believe marriage should be legal for all couples in their states.

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May 17, 2012

Meet Next Season's New LGBT TV Characters

This week in New York, the five major broadcast networks previewed their upcoming fall seasons for advertisers, and gave us all an idea of what the 2012-2013 broadcast television season will look like. Though it’s still early, we already know of several new shows LGBT viewers should definitely look forward to.
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January 14, 2012

ABC Cancels 'Work It' After Two Episodes

"Work It" just didn’t work. ABC has canceled the series “Work It” after only two episodes.

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