For the next two weeks, GLAAD will be on the ground with entertainment media professionals and LGBTQ advocates.
An overwhelming majority (71%) of LGBTQ Nigerian respondents believed they were abused due to their gender identity or sexuality.
The first Queermosa Awards was successfully launched to bring broad media visibility to LGBTQ voices in Taiwan.
GLAAD joined several other LGBT advocacy groups in signing a statement in solidarity with LGBT people in Turkey who have violent opposition to planned Pride activities.
"It doesn't matter, they can taunt us, they can threaten us, they can try to shut us down, but when it's the right thing to do, you should do it and you have to do it."
"You’re not just creating change in the media tonight – you’re saving lives."
Modeled after the GLAAD Media Awards, the Diversity Media Awards will recognize fair, accurate, and diverse representations of LGBT people in both Italian and international media outlets including TV, radio, and cinema.
In recent months, a wave of anti-LGBT voices have been dominating Indonesian news and media. GLAAD has been working with several activists and organizations on the ground to support LGBT Indonesians in this difficult time.
Today, The Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs) in partnership with Asurf Films Limited, released the trailer for Hell or High Water, a new short film about a young pastor in Nigeria who has to confront a hidden truth about himself. Check out the trailer!
The Diversity Media Awards (DMA), Italian version of GLAAD Media Awards, has opened to the public! Check out some of the nominees for the 2016 DMAs.