Non-Discrimination

Nielsen, GLAAD unveil new data on music artists' impact on anti-LGBT policy fights

GLAAD and Nielsen revealed new data today showing the influence of LGBT and allied fans on the music industry

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PHOTOS: Texas faith leaders call for end to anti-LGBT discrimination

With political battles over marriage and nondiscrimination measures heating up, hundreds of clergy and other people of faith gathered at the Texas Capitol today to call on lawmakers to end discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression.

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Equality Federation's #discriminationexists campaign educates, goes viral

more than 206 million LGBT people and their families live in states that do not explicitly protect them from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

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Mormon hierarchy calls for freedom to ignore laws that protect LGBT people from discrimination

Leaders from the Church of Latter Day Saints, or the Mormons, held a press conference today, stating that the church would, in undetermined cases, support non-discrimination laws that protect LGBT people. However, in return, the church stated that it would not change its beliefs about LGBT people, and would continue to support broad religious exemptions that undermine those laws.

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August 5, 2014

Houston Equal Rights Ordinance withstands petition for ballot referendum

Attempts to overturn Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance has failed, announced Mayor Annise Parker earlier this week.

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July 7, 2014

Houston Equal Rights Ordinance faces opposition through ballot referendum

As advances with the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance attract attention from local and mainstream outlets, GLAAD urges the media to be mindful of the myths and the facts.

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October 25, 2013

Ministry supports Catholic LGBT individuals and allies

New Ways Ministry attempts to change the culture in the Catholic Church, attempting to make it a welcoming place for LGBT persons.

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