GLAAD was an official partner of the Women’s March on Washington and participated in rallies across the country.
Sarah Kate Ellis
"In the spirit of democracy and honoring the champions of human rights, dignity, and justice who have come before us, we join in diversity to show our presence in numbers too great to ignore."
"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.
The GLAAD Media Awards were held in Los Angeles on April 2, 2016. Check out some exclusive videos from the event.
GLAAD and the Tennessee Equality Project gathered in Nashville with Actor and musician Chris Carmack, singer-songwriter and producer Desmond Child, and Tennessee-based LGBT advocates to call on the country music industry to take a stand against discriminatory bills currently pending in Tennessee, which threaten the rights and safety of LGBT people.
Mississippi's House Bill 1523 has passed the Mississippi legislature and will be sent to Governor Phil Bryant
In celebration of Women’s History Month, we begin with a retrospective on the gains women, including lesbian and trans women, have made in Hollywood films.