Following an incredibly exploitative piece in the New York Times about the death of transgender woman Lorena Escalera in a fire this past weekend, and the newspaper’s subsequent refusal to acknowledge the true problems with their story, transgender advocates and allies have generated a powerful response asserting the immense hurt felt by so many over this coverage.
Facebook, Stars of Glee and Smash, Betty White, Josh Hutcherson, Jersey Shore's Vinny and more to appear at the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards #glaadawards
Broadway legend Bernadette Peters will present the Vito Russo Award to 'Smash' producers Zadan and Meron at the GLAAD Media Awards in New York.
Yahoo! and GLAAD work together to remove violent, anti-gay comments from the site.
Because of Your Votes, GLAAD is a Mashable Awards Finalist -- Please Continue to Vote for GLAAD Each Day!
GLAAD is officially a finalist in the 5th Annual Mashable Awards! Please help us by voting for GLAAD for "Must-Follow Non-Profit on Social Media" at http://on.mash.to/tlPnGP
In addition to attending an event in honor of the Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20, GLAAD encourages transgender individuals, as well as families, friends, and allies to help raise awareness about this important day through social media.