Posts by Spencer Harvey, Communications Manager

GLAAD calls out FDA for "working to commence a pilot study" to end ban on blood and plasma from gay and bi men

Today, GLAAD responded after Good Morning America reported that the FDA responded to public calls to lift the ban on gay and bisexual men, and other LGBTQ people, from donating blood.

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Billy Porter, Pete & Chasten Buttigieg, Rosie O'Donnell, Jonathan Van Ness, Brian Michael Smith, and more to join GLAAD's "Together in Pride: You are Not Alone" livestream event

Today, GLAAD announced that Billy Porter, Pete & Chasten Buttigieg, Rosie O’Donnell, Jonathan Van Ness, Brian Michael Smith, Ross Mathews

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GLAAD & Little Bee Books' children's title, Prince & Knight, named 5th most challenged book of the year according to American Library Association's annual list

GLAAD today announced that its children's book, Prince & Knight, written by Daniel Haack and illustrated by Stevie Lewis, and published in partnership with Little Bee Books, was the 5th most challenged book of 2019, according to the American Library Assocation’s Top 10 Most Challenged Books list published today.

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GLAAD releases open letter from over 500 medical professionals urging the FDA to eliminate the ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood

On Thursday, GLAAD released an open letter penned by over 500 medical professionals responding to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) revised recommendations on gay and bisexual men, and other LGBTQ people, from donating blood by reducing the deferral period from 12 months to 3 months.

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GLAAD President & CEO Sarah Kate Ellis named to Adweek & ADCOLOR’s 2020 Champions of Diversity and Inclusion

Adweek teamed up with ADCOLOR and its founder and president, Tiffany R. Warren, to create the 2020 “Champions List,” a list of executives who are leading the charge for diversity and inclusion in different industries.

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FDA revises its ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood following pressure from GLAAD, medical professionals, elected officials, LGBTQ Americans, and allies

GLAAD responded to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) revised recommendations on gay and bisexual men, and other LGBTQ people, from donating blood by reducing the deferral period from 12 months to 3 months.

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GLAAD partners with the LGBTQ Victory Institute for National Out to Win Day

This year, GLAAD is partnering with the LGBTQ Victory Institute for National Out to Win Day.

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