Morning Joe: Sarah Kate Ellis 'brings substance to her leadership role' at GLAAD
MSNBC's Morning Joe talked to GLAAD's new CEO and President Sarah Kate Ellis about her new role and GLAAD's work highlighting LGBT Russian voices.
NBC News profiles gay President of Russian LGBT Sports Federation and 'Russian Open Games'
The Russian LGBT Sports Federation announced the opening of the Russian Open Games
GLAAD Gold Medal Winner: Vladimir Luxuria for LGBT visibility in Sochi
For being a bright sign of LGBT visibility in Sochi, transgender Italian parliament member Vladimir Luxuria earns GLAAD's Gold Medal.
Belarus indie-rock band Kiwi Time speaks up for LGBT people in Russia
Kiwi Time, one of San Francisco's most popular & spirited indie-rock / pop bands, is donating proceeds to and raising awareness for Uprising of Love, a coalition whose mission is to give Russian LGBT activists a voice and provide the financial resources to fight discrimination.
Italy's first trans former MP and Pussy Riot members among those arrested in Russia
Vladimir Luxuria, Europe's first openly transgender parliamentarian and former Italian MP, was detained in Sochi, Russia over the weekend under the country's anti-LGBT, so-called "propaganda law." The following day, she was detained for a second time, and left by authorities in a rural area.
For Valentine's Day, meet Anya and Nata, a Russian couple who lives for dance
Anya and Nata are a Russian couple. They are involved in many projects together, but their most important project is partner dancing, with a specialty in “West Coast Swing.”
For Valentine's day, meet Aleksandr and Ivan, who had to leave their lives in Russia for their love
Meet Aleksandr and Ivan, who are featured in the book Gay Propaganda.
GLAAD Gold Medal Winner: ABC World News Tonight looks at violence against LGBT Russians
For focusing media attention on the violence and intimidation faced by LGBT Russians, ABC World News Tonight earns the GLAAD Gold Medal for LGBT inclusive coverage of the Olympics.