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Eye on the media: 4 myths debunked about Houston's non-discrimination ordinance

GLAAD and ThinkProgress have previously published facts that counter commonly invoked myths surrounding HERO, and Media Matters has done so regarding ENDA. For your informed convenience, here's a breakdown.

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WATCH: MSNBC's Ronan Farrow confronts anti-trans tactics against Maryland's non-discrimination law

On Friday, MSNBC's Ronan Farrow spoke with activist and community leader Mel Wymore, who is transgender, about the attempt of a conservative group to repeal Maryland's trans-inclusive non-discrimination act. Media Matters wrote about the segment and Farrow's discussion of the "myth" that trans-inclusive bathrooms pose a threat to society.

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Fox News' Tucker Carlson invokes gay stereotype in personal attack

Tucker Carlson, best known as a Fox News commentator and former bow-tie enthusiast, managed to attack Media Matters, the group's founder, the gay community, and Hillary Clinton, in one fell swoop. It was as efficient as it was offensive.

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Equality Matters' Carlos Maza pulls mask off NOM's victim routine

Carlos Maza from Equality Matters went undercover at a conference run by the education fund of the National Organization for Marriage to see exactly what is "inspiring" anti-gay activists these days.

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GLAAD Joins Media Matters, National Organizations to Demand Honest Media Coverage of Don't Ask, Don't Tell

GLAAD has joined Media Matters for America and other national organizations to demand fair and accurate coverage of Don’
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January 12, 2009
by GLAAD

Huckabee Parrots Coulter’s Defamatory Phrase “pro-sodomy” on Fox

The caustic author Ann Coulter stopped by the Fox News Channel as she continued to peddle her new book, Guilty: Libe
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September 23, 2008
by GLAAD

Media Reporting on Palin's LGBT Record Misses the Mark

Despite Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin's clearly stated opposition to providing spousal benefits to same-sex co
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